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Author Lanouette, William.
Title Genius in the shadows : a biography of Leo Szilard : the man behind the bomb / William Lanouette with Bela Silard ; foreword by Jonas Salk.
Published New York : C. Scribner's Sons ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1992.
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 Floor3  QC16.S95 L36 1992    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xix, 587 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note "A Robert Stewart book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 563-569) and index.
Summary A biography of the man known in scientific circles as the "father of the atom bomb", one who first developed the idea of obtaining energy from nuclear chain reactions and co-designed the first nuclear reactor.
Subject Szilard, Leo.
Manhattan Project (U.S.) -- History.
Physicists -- United States -- Biography.
Related Names Silard, Bela A.
Related To Online version: Lanouette, William. Genius in the shadows. New York : C. Scribner's Sons ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1992 (OCoLC)645887915
ISBN 0684190117
9780684190112
OCLC number 25508555