A mind always in motion the autobiography of Emilio Segrè / Emilio Segrè

Author(s): Segrè, Emilio
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Physicists--United States--Biography
Physicists--Italy--Biography
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Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, c1993
LC Classification: Q, QC
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Preface
1. Chromosomes: Family and Childhood (1905-1917) 1
2. Discovering the World: Rome and High School (1917-1922) 24
3. The Education of a Physicist (1922-1928) 37
4. Scientific Springtime (1928-1936) 57
5. On My Own: Professor at Palermo (1936-1938) 104
6. In the New World: Refugee at Berkeley (1938-1943) 131
7. Los Alamos: The Fateful Mesa (1943-1946) 179
8. Returns: Science and Struggle, Berkeley and Italy (1946-1950) 207
9. Ripening Crops (1950-1954) 228
10. Triumphs and Tragedies (1954-1982) 249
A Few Words from Rosa 297
Notes 301
Index 319
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 92010722 (OCoLC)25629433
Additional Authors: NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: Invalid LCCN: 92010722
ISBN: 0585228477 (electronic bk.) :$38.00
ISBN: 0520076273 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-318) and index
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: xii, 332 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 44959741
ISBN/ISSN: 0585228477
0520076273

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