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The Resource A tale of two continents : a physicist's life in a turbulent world

A tale of two continents : a physicist's life in a turbulent world

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A tale of two continents : a physicist's life in a turbulent world
Title
A tale of two continents
Title remainder
a physicist's life in a turbulent world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Pais describes his period of hiding in Nazi-occupied Holland and his life in America, particularly at the newly organised Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. He includes anecdotes about Oppenheimer, Einstein, Bohr and von Neumann
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1918-2000
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Pais, Abraham
Dewey number
509.2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Pais, Abraham
  • Scientists
  • Biography
Label
A tale of two continents : a physicist's life in a turbulent world
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Publication
Control code
9780198501992
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
560p.
Isbn
9780198501992
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
A tale of two continents : a physicist's life in a turbulent world
Publication
Control code
9780198501992
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
560p.
Isbn
9780198501992
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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