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Author Cassidy, David C., 1945-
Title A short history of physics in the American century [electronic resource] / David C. Cassidy.
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011.
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 Electronic Book  QC9.U5 C36 2011eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource ( 211 p.)
Series New histories of science, technology, and medicine.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Entering the new century -- American physics comes of age -- Surviving the depression -- The physicists war -- Taming the endless frontier -- The new physics -- Sputnik : action and reaction -- Revising the partnership.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Physics -- United States -- History.
Physicists -- United States.
Related To Print version: Cassidy, David C.,. A short history of physics in the American century. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011. Cassidy, David C., 1945- Short history of physics in the American century. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011 9780674049369 (DLC) 2011004099
ISBN 9780674062740 (electronic bk.)
0674062744 (electronic bk.)
9780674049369
0674049365