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American Prometheus : The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin


Overview - "American Prometheus" is a rich evocation of America in mid-century and a compelling portrait of scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, a man shaped by its major events--the Depression, World War II, and the Cold War.  Read more...

 
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Overview
"American Prometheus" is a rich evocation of America in mid-century and a compelling portrait of scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, a man shaped by its major events--the Depression, World War II, and the Cold War.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780375726262
  • ISBN-10: 0375726268
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Publish Date: April 2006
  • Page Count: 721
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5.2 x 1.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.78 pounds


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