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The Neutron and the Bomb: A Biography of Sir James Chadwick
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Andrew Brown
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-15 - Publisher: Plunkett Lake Press

James Chadwick (1891-1974) came from a humble background: his father was a cotton spinner. He was accepted in the physics department of Sir Ernest Rutherford at Manchester University in 1908 on a scholarship, and soon started publishing new findings about radioactivity. This led to a traveling scholarship to Berlin, where
Reminiscences of Los Alamos 1943–1945
Language: en
Pages: 189
Authors: Lawrence Badash, J.O. Hirschfelder, H.P. Broida
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-06 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Although the World War II efforts to develop nuclear weapons have inspired a very large literature, it struck us as noteworthy that virtually nothing existed in the form of firsthand accounts. Now It Can Be Told, by General Leslie Groves, the Manhattan Project's military commander, is probably the most prominent
Historic Preservation, a Plan for New Mexico
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: New Mexico. State Planning Office
Categories: Historic buildings
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher:

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Rio Grande National Historic/cultural Park Proposal, Feasibility Study
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: New Mexico. State Planning Office
Categories: Historic buildings
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

Books about Rio Grande National Historic/cultural Park Proposal, Feasibility Study
Los Alamos
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory
Categories: Atomic bomb
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

Historien om USAs udvikling af atombombem, som satte et brat punktum på 2.verdenskrig.