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
Title variation
  • Prepublication subtitle
  • Ernest Lawrence, the cyclotron, and the birth of the military-industrial complex
Creator
Author
Author
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
  • Cyclotrons
  • Physicists
  • Lawrence, Ernest Orlando
Label
Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex, Michael Hiltzik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-487) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 512 pages
Isbn
9781451675757
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014017463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2014017463
Label
Big science : Ernest Lawrence and the invention that launched the military-industrial complex, Michael Hiltzik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-487) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 512 pages
Isbn
9781451675757
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014017463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2014017463

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