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Oppenheimer: Portrait of an Enigma
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Oppenheimer: Portrait of an Enigma

by Jeremy Bernstein
 

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ISBN-10: 1566635691

ISBN-13: 9781566635691

Pub. Date: 04/20/2004

Publisher: Dee, Ivan R. Publisher

The nuclear physicist most responsible for the creation of the atomic bomb, J. Robert Oppenheimer, was a genius both scientifically and otherwise. In Jeremy Bernstein's intensely interesting biographical memoir, Oppenheimer emerges as a man unsure of his identity and captive to an element of self-destructiveness in his makeup. As a former colleague of Oppenheimer's,

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The nuclear physicist most responsible for the creation of the atomic bomb, J. Robert Oppenheimer, was a genius both scientifically and otherwise. In Jeremy Bernstein's intensely interesting biographical memoir, Oppenheimer emerges as a man unsure of his identity and captive to an element of self-destructiveness in his makeup. As a former colleague of Oppenheimer's, Bernstein has composed a book that is both personal and historical, bringing the reader close to the life and workings of an extraordinary and controversial man.

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ISBN-13:
9781566635691
Publisher:
Dee, Ivan R. Publisher
Publication date:
04/20/2004
Pages:
238
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 8.66(h) x 0.88(d)

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