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Genius in the shadows a biography of Leo Szilard, the man behind the bomb

Author: William Lanouette; Bela Silard; Jonas Salk
Publisher: New York, N.Y. Skyhorse Publishing 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Well-known names such as Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi, J Robert Oppenheimer, and Edward Teller are usually those that surround the creation of the atom bomb. One name that is rarely mentioned is Leo  Read more...

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Named Person: Leó Szilárd
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Lanouette; Bela Silard; Jonas Salk
ISBN: 9781626360235 1626360235 9781626363786 1626363781
OCLC Number: 1050044504
Description: 613 p. ill.
Responsibility: William Lanouette; Bela Silard; Jonas Salk [introd.].

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