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Science and conscience : the life of James Franck / Jost Lemmerich ; translated by Ann M. Hentschel.

Author/Creator:
Lemmerich, J. author.
Standardized Title:
Aufrecht im Sturm der Zeit. English
Publication:
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2011], ©2011.
Series:
Stanford nuclear age series.
Stanford nuclear age series
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 369 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Franck, James, 1882-1964.
Physicists -- Germany -- Biography.
Nobel Prize winners -- Germany -- Biography.
Jewish refugees -- United States -- Biography.
Contents:
Introduction
Youth and education
Research on the atom
The Göttingen period
The Nobel laureate
The Nazis take over : resignation and emigration
America, a new home
A scientist's responsibility
Franck and Germany after 1945.
Notes:
"Originally published in German under the title Aufrecht im Sturm der Zeit: Der Physiker James Franck, 1882-1964."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Hentschel, Ann, translator.
ISBN:
9780804763103 (cloth : alk. paper)
0804763100 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
703104570
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