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Enrico Fermi : and the revolutions of modern physics

Author: Dan Cooper; Enrico Fermi
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©1998.
Series: Oxford portraits in science.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist whose work led to the discovery of nuclear fission, the basis of nuclear power and the atom bomb.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cooper, Dan.
Enrico Fermi.
New York : Oxford University Press, ©1998
(DLC) 98034471
(OCoLC)39508200
Named Person: Enrico Fermi; Enrico Fermi; Enrico Fermi
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Cooper; Enrico Fermi
ISBN: 9780198027836 0198027834
OCLC Number: 62502687
Description: 1 online resource (117 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Born in a revolution --
Early promise fulfilled --
Road to a noble prize --
Racing to a chain reaction --
Los Alamos and the a-bomb --
Science in Chicago, service in Washington --
Great man honored and remembered.
Series Title: Oxford portraits in science.
Responsibility: Dan Cooper.

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A biography of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist whose work led to the discovery of nuclear fission, the basis of nuclear power and the atom bomb.

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