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Sputnik, scientists, and Eisenhower : a memoir of the first special assistant to the President for science and technology

Author: James Rhyne Killian
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1982. ©1977
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First MIT Press paperback editionView all editions and formats
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...Killian's book is at once an historical document, a guide for the future, and a charming and revealing personal memoir." - William T. Golden, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

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Genre/Form: History
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Named Person: James Rhyne Killian; Dwight D Eisenhower; Dwight D Eisenhower; James Rhyne Killian
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Rhyne Killian
ISBN: 0262610353 9780262610353 0262110660 9780262110662
OCLC Number: 15361729
Description: xix, 315 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: James R. Killian, Jr.

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"This clear and well written memoir ought to be read by anyone interested in science policy and the role of science in government."- Donald F. Hornig, "Nature"

 
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