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United States Office of Scientific Research and Development

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Works: 272 works in 415 publications in 2 languages and 4,840 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: Q127.U6, 507.2
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Science, the endless frontier : a report to the President by Vannevar Bush( Book )

3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This influential report described science as "a largely unexplored hinterland" that would provide the "essential key" to the economic prosperity of the post World War II years
The chemistry of penicillin by National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book makes available, for interested scientists to procure, absorb, and evaluate, the vast body of information on the research and results of the work on the chemistry of penicillin done in England and the United States during the war. The National Academy of Sciences arranged for the preparation of this summary, Dr. H. T. Clarke and Dr. J. R. Johnson representing the United States on the editorial board, and Sir Robert Robinson representing Britain. The body of the work was prepared by more than 60 outstanding biochemists and biophysicists, who describe the phases of research to which they contributed the most. The work of 23 academic, medical, industrial, and government laboratories is reported.Originally published in 1949.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Science, the endless frontier : a report to the President on a program for postwar scientific research by United States( )

15 editions published between 1945 and 2014 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radar : a report on science at war. by United States( Book )

9 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S. rocket ordnance, development and use in World War II by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science, the endless frontier by United States( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronics warfare : a report on radar countermeasures by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science--the endless frontier : a report to the President on a program for postwar scientific research by Vannevar Bush( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topside listening; an operator's manual for the JP-1 sound receiving equipment by United States( )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rehabilitation following experimental starvation in man by University of Minnesota( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphs of pursuit curve characteristics by Mount Wilson Observatory( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effect of bubbling on the multiplication constant by J. Ernest Wilkins( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The result cited in CP-2709 for the change delta-k i multiplication constant necessary to overcome the effect of bubble production in a homogeneous converter or breeder pile is here generalized to give a result valid for large k. The principal tool is the adjoint system (cf. CP-3048)."
Report by United States( )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New weapons for air warfare: fire-control equipment, proximity fuzes, and guided missiles by Joseph Canon Boyce( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om udviklingen af nye våbentyper og -komponenter under 2. verdenskrig
Report on survey of optical aids for subnormal vision by Vincent Joseph Ellerbrock( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequential analysis of statistical data: applications by Columbia University( Book )

2 editions published between 1945 and 1953 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theory of servomechanisms( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Science, the endless frontier : a report to the President on a program for postwar scientific research
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Office for Emergency Management

O.S.R.D.

Office of Scientific Research and Development

Office of Scientific Research and Development government agency

Office of Scientific Research and Development United States

OSRD

United States Office for Emergency Management Office of Scientific Research and Development

United States Office of Scientific Research and Development

United States Scientific Research and Development, Office of

과학연구개발국

科學研究與發展部 (美國)

科学研究与发展办公室

科学研究開発局

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English (142)

French (2)