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The Resource Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex, Michael Hiltzik

Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex, Michael Hiltzik

Label
Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex
Title
Big science
Title remainder
Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex
Statement of responsibility
Michael Hiltzik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiltzik, Michael A
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC787.C8
LC item number
H55 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lawrence, Ernest Orlando
  • Cyclotrons
  • Physicists
Label
Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex, Michael Hiltzik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A heroic time -- South Dakota boy -- "I'm going to be famous" -- Shims and sealing wax -- Oppie -- The deuton affair -- The cyclotron republic -- John Lawrence's mice -- Laureate -- Mr. Loomis -- "Ernest, are you ready?" -- The racetrack -- Oak Ridge -- The road to Trinity -- The postwar bonanza -- Oaths and loyalties -- The shadow of the Super -- Livermore -- The Oppenheimer affair -- The return of small science -- The "clean bomb" -- Element 103
Control code
ocn900665460
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 512 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451675757
Lccn
2014017463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a499045
  • (OCoLC)900665460
Label
Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex, Michael Hiltzik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A heroic time -- South Dakota boy -- "I'm going to be famous" -- Shims and sealing wax -- Oppie -- The deuton affair -- The cyclotron republic -- John Lawrence's mice -- Laureate -- Mr. Loomis -- "Ernest, are you ready?" -- The racetrack -- Oak Ridge -- The road to Trinity -- The postwar bonanza -- Oaths and loyalties -- The shadow of the Super -- Livermore -- The Oppenheimer affair -- The return of small science -- The "clean bomb" -- Element 103
Control code
ocn900665460
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 512 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451675757
Lccn
2014017463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a499045
  • (OCoLC)900665460

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