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Robert Oppenheimer, letters and recollections

by J. Robert Oppenheimer

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 -- Correspondence,
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967,
  • Physicists -- Correspondence

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRobert Oppenheimer
    Statementedited by Alice Kimball Smith, Charles Weiner.
    SeriesStanford nuclear age series
    ContributionsSmith, Alice Kimball., Weiner, Charles.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC16.O62 A4 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 376 p. :
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL817882M
    ISBN 100804726205
    LC Control Number95067508

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