J.D. Bernal : the sage of science / Andrew Brown.

Author
Brown, Andrew, 1950 August 12- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Description
xiv, 562 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [490]-538) and index.
Contents
A long way to go -- Cambridge undergraduate -- Bohemian crystallographer -- Science fantasy -- The new kingdom -- Soviet pilgrims -- The shadow of the hawk's wings -- The entertainment of the scientist -- Scientist at war -- Bombing strategy -- Combined operations -- Overlord -- Lessons of war -- Rebuilding -- Central dogma -- Peace at any price? -- The physical basis of life -- History and the origins of life -- Marxist envoy -- Peacebroking -- Order and disorder -- Years of struggle.
ISBN
0198515448 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2005023505
OCLC
61262430
International Article Number
  • 9780198515449 (alk. paper)
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