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Serving the Reich : the struggle for the soul of physics under Hitler

Author: Philip Ball
Publisher: London : The Bodley Head, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While some scientists tried to create an Aryan physics that excluded any 'Jewish ideas', many others made compromises and concessions as they continued to work under the Nazi regime. This book tells  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ball, Philip, 1962-
Serving the Reich.
London : The Bodley Head, 2013
Named Person: Max Planck; Peter J W Debye; Werner Heisenberg; Peter J W Debye; Werner Heisenberg; Max Planck
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Ball
ISBN: 022620460X 9780226204604
OCLC Number: 893707883
Awards: Short-listed for Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2014
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 303 pages .)
Responsibility: Philip Ball.

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