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The Resource American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin, (electronic resource)

American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin, (electronic resource)

Label
American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Title
American Prometheus
Title remainder
the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Statement of responsibility
Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin
Title variation
Triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, the father of the atomic bomb, discusses his role in the twentieth-century scientific world, as well as his roles as family man and head of Princeton's Institute for Advanced Studies
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2005.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 2006.
Biography type
individual biography
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154517
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Bird, Kai
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC16.O62
LC item number
B57 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Sherwin, Martin J
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True
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  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Physicists
  • Atomic bomb
  • Science
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Label
American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307424730
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
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25add7b5-8f1f-4a4c-b529-1c82959e2772
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2177821
  • 1254788
  • (OCoLC)ocm695567255
  • 4493-18560
  • (OCoLC)695567255
  • (OCoLC)ocn695567255
  • 2177821
Label
American Prometheus : the triumph and tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Vintage Books ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307424730
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
25add7b5-8f1f-4a4c-b529-1c82959e2772
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2177821
  • 1254788
  • (OCoLC)ocm695567255
  • 4493-18560
  • (OCoLC)695567255
  • (OCoLC)ocn695567255
  • 2177821

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