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Oppenheimer : portrait of an enigma

Author: Jeremy Bernstein
Publisher: Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is described as "an engrossing portrait of the life and contributions of J. Robert Oppenheimer, providing keen insights into his complex personality and in clear language, his impressive contributions to physics and to the development of the atomic bomb."
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bernstein, Jeremy, 1929-
Oppenheimer.
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, ©2004
(OCoLC)625362559
Named Person: J Robert Oppenheimer; J Robert Oppenheimer; Julius Robert Oppenheimer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Bernstein
ISBN: 1566635691 9781566635691
OCLC Number: 53138781
Description: xi, 223 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Beginnings --
California Days --
Los Alamos --
The Trial --
The Institute.
Responsibility: Jeremy Bernstein.

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This book is described as "an engrossing portrait of the life and contributions of J. Robert Oppenheimer, providing keen insights into his complex personality and in clear language, his impressive contributions to physics and to the development of the atomic bomb."

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