My Lunch with Shostakovich: Essays from the Serendipitous World of a Nuclear Scientist

My Lunch with Shostakovich: Essays from the Serendipitous World of a Nuclear Scientist

by Jack Hollander
     
 
Jack Hollander has given us a lucid and fascinating account of his life as a nuclear scientist, environmentalist, musician and humanist. Written in celebration of his 80th birthday, he recounts his growing up in the Great Depression years, his research work during the golden era of nuclear physics and his subsequent role as a leader in environmental science and policy

Overview

Jack Hollander has given us a lucid and fascinating account of his life as a nuclear scientist, environmentalist, musician and humanist. Written in celebration of his 80th birthday, he recounts his growing up in the Great Depression years, his research work during the golden era of nuclear physics and his subsequent role as a leader in environmental science and policy. He engagingly describes his encounters with notable world figures, and provides insightful critiques of contemporary scientific, environmental, and social issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781257180127
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
06/02/2011
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
3 MB

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