The Resource Maestro of science : Omond McKillop Solandt and government science in war and hostile peace, 1939-1956, Jason Sean Ridler

Maestro of science : Omond McKillop Solandt and government science in war and hostile peace, 1939-1956, Jason Sean Ridler

Label
Maestro of science : Omond McKillop Solandt and government science in war and hostile peace, 1939-1956
Title
Maestro of science
Title remainder
Omond McKillop Solandt and government science in war and hostile peace, 1939-1956
Statement of responsibility
Jason Sean Ridler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jason S. Ridler draws on interviews and declassified records to paint a vivid picture of the influence and achievements of a Canadian leader in Cold War military research
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
FINmELB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ridler, Jason Sean
Dewey number
971.06
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Q143.S68
  • Q143.S64
LC item number
  • R53 2015
  • R54 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solandt, Omond M.
  • Scientists
  • Military research
  • Science and state
  • Scientists in government
Label
Maestro of science : Omond McKillop Solandt and government science in war and hostile peace, 1939-1956, Jason Sean Ridler
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library. Canadian publishers collection
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One: Introduction -- Chapter Two: Idyllic Childhood: The Early Years of Omond Solandt, 1909-1921 -- Chapter Three: Protege: Omond Solandt and Charles Best in Toronto and Leningrad, 1927-1935 -- Chapter Four: Commencement: Solandt, Cambridge and the Ontario Polio Epidemic, 1936-1939 -- Chapter Five: First Taste of War: Solandt and the Southwest London Blood Depot, 1940 -- Chapter Six: Tank Doctor: Omond Solandt, Director of the Physiological Research Laboratory, Lulworth, 1941-1942 -- Chapter Seven: Managing Science: Omond Solandt and the British Army Operational Research Group, 1943-1945 -- Chapter Eight: Atomic Battlefield: Solandt and the British Mission to Japan, November 1945 -- Chapter Nine: The Only Man for the Job: Omond Solandt and the Origins of the Defence Research Board, 1943-1946 -- Chapter Ten: A Doctor Among Soldiers: Solandt, Canada's First Scientific Chief of Staff, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Eleven: A Decade of Leadership: Omond Solandt, Chairman of the Defence Research Board, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Twelve: Rockets, Germs and UFOS: Solandt, the Establishments, and Public Perceptions of the DRB, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Thirteen: Canada's Defence Research Diplomat: Solandt and the DRB's International Connections, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Fourteen: Atomic Realist: Omond Solandt and Nuclear Weapons, 1945-1956 -- Chapter Fifteen: Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (383 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781442668294
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000514326
  • (EBL)4384359
  • (OCoLC)939262098
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4669266
  • (OOCEL)450919
  • (OCoLC)929629211
  • (CaBNVSL)kck00236331
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4384359
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000514326
Label
Maestro of science : Omond McKillop Solandt and government science in war and hostile peace, 1939-1956, Jason Sean Ridler
Publication
Distribution
Note
Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library. Canadian publishers collection
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One: Introduction -- Chapter Two: Idyllic Childhood: The Early Years of Omond Solandt, 1909-1921 -- Chapter Three: Protege: Omond Solandt and Charles Best in Toronto and Leningrad, 1927-1935 -- Chapter Four: Commencement: Solandt, Cambridge and the Ontario Polio Epidemic, 1936-1939 -- Chapter Five: First Taste of War: Solandt and the Southwest London Blood Depot, 1940 -- Chapter Six: Tank Doctor: Omond Solandt, Director of the Physiological Research Laboratory, Lulworth, 1941-1942 -- Chapter Seven: Managing Science: Omond Solandt and the British Army Operational Research Group, 1943-1945 -- Chapter Eight: Atomic Battlefield: Solandt and the British Mission to Japan, November 1945 -- Chapter Nine: The Only Man for the Job: Omond Solandt and the Origins of the Defence Research Board, 1943-1946 -- Chapter Ten: A Doctor Among Soldiers: Solandt, Canada's First Scientific Chief of Staff, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Eleven: A Decade of Leadership: Omond Solandt, Chairman of the Defence Research Board, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Twelve: Rockets, Germs and UFOS: Solandt, the Establishments, and Public Perceptions of the DRB, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Thirteen: Canada's Defence Research Diplomat: Solandt and the DRB's International Connections, 1946-1956 -- Chapter Fourteen: Atomic Realist: Omond Solandt and Nuclear Weapons, 1945-1956 -- Chapter Fifteen: Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (383 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781442668294
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000514326
  • (EBL)4384359
  • (OCoLC)939262098
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4669266
  • (OOCEL)450919
  • (OCoLC)929629211
  • (CaBNVSL)kck00236331
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4384359
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000514326

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