The Resource Elemental Germans : Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British Nuclear Culture 1939–59, by Christoph Laucht, (electronic resource)

Elemental Germans : Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British Nuclear Culture 1939–59, by Christoph Laucht, (electronic resource)

Label
Elemental Germans : Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British Nuclear Culture 1939–59
Title
Elemental Germans
Title remainder
Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British Nuclear Culture 1939–59
Statement of responsibility
by Christoph Laucht
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Christoph Laucht offers the first investigation into the roles played by two German-born emigre atomic scientists, Klaus Fuchs and Rudolf Peierls, in the development of British nuclear culture, especially the practice of nuclear science and the political implications of the atomic scientists' work, from the start of the Second World War until 1959
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laucht, Christoph
Dewey number
539.7092/331041
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Language note
English
LC call number
JA81-JA84
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World politics
  • Great Britain-History
  • History
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • History, Modern
  • Political History
  • History of Britain and Ireland
  • History of Science
  • History of World War II and the Holocaust
  • Modern History
  • Societal Aspects of Physics, Outreach and Education
Label
Elemental Germans : Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British Nuclear Culture 1939–59, by Christoph Laucht, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; List of Figures; Preface; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Difficult Beginnings: Social Integration between Survival and Internment; 2 Almost Accidental Beginnings: Professional Integration between Marginalization and British-American Nuclear Cooperation; 3 American Interlude: The Manhattan Project, the Atom Bomb and the Emergence of a New Approach to Nuclear Research; 4 A Nation Betrayed? The Klaus Fuchs Atomic Espionage Case Reconsidered; 5 Subject to Suspicion: Rudolf Peierls and the Klaus Fuchs Espionage Case
  • 6 The Responsible Scientist: Rudolf Peierls and the Formation of the Atomic Scientists' Association7 The 'Unpolitical' Scientist: Rudolf Peierls, the Concept of 'Objective' Science and the End of the Atomic Scientists' Association; Conclusions and Afterthoughts; Notes and References; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137028334
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1057/9781137028334
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000172895
  • (EBL)912220
  • (OCoLC)793008750
  • (SSID)ssj0000629880
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11394965
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000629880
  • (PQKBWorkID)10732016
  • (PQKB)11000399
  • (DE-He213)978-1-137-02833-4
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC912220
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000172895
Label
Elemental Germans : Klaus Fuchs, Rudolf Peierls and the Making of British Nuclear Culture 1939–59, by Christoph Laucht, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; List of Figures; Preface; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Difficult Beginnings: Social Integration between Survival and Internment; 2 Almost Accidental Beginnings: Professional Integration between Marginalization and British-American Nuclear Cooperation; 3 American Interlude: The Manhattan Project, the Atom Bomb and the Emergence of a New Approach to Nuclear Research; 4 A Nation Betrayed? The Klaus Fuchs Atomic Espionage Case Reconsidered; 5 Subject to Suspicion: Rudolf Peierls and the Klaus Fuchs Espionage Case
  • 6 The Responsible Scientist: Rudolf Peierls and the Formation of the Atomic Scientists' Association7 The 'Unpolitical' Scientist: Rudolf Peierls, the Concept of 'Objective' Science and the End of the Atomic Scientists' Association; Conclusions and Afterthoughts; Notes and References; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137028334
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1057/9781137028334
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000172895
  • (EBL)912220
  • (OCoLC)793008750
  • (SSID)ssj0000629880
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11394965
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000629880
  • (PQKBWorkID)10732016
  • (PQKB)11000399
  • (DE-He213)978-1-137-02833-4
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC912220
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000172895

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