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Peace & war : reminiscences of a life on the frontiers of science

Author: R Serber; Robert P Crease
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1998.
Series: George B. Pegram lecture series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The memoir of a prominent member of the Manhattan Project, and an intimate friend of J. Robert Oppenheimer."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Memoirs
Named Person: R Serber; Robert P Crease; Robert P Crease; R Serber; Robert Serber; Robert Serber; Robert Serber; Robert Crease
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R Serber; Robert P Crease
ISBN: 0231105460 9780231105460
OCLC Number: 37631186
Notes: Series statement from book jacket.
Description: xxiii, 241 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Peace. -War. Berkeley and Los Alamos, 1942-1945. Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 1945. -Peace again.
Series Title: George B. Pegram lecture series.
Other Titles: Peace and war
Responsibility: Robert Serber, with Robert P. Crease.
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