American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Kai Bird & Martin J Sherwin


ISBN
9781843547051
Published
Released
01 / 04 / 2009
Binding
Paperback
Pages
736
Dimensions
130 x 200 x 50mm

Physicist and polymath, as familiar with Hindu scriptures as he was with quantum mechanics, J. Robert Oppenheimer – director of the Manhattan Project that developed the atomic bomb – was the most famous scientist of his generation. In their meticulous and riveting biography, Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin reveal a brilliant, ambitious, complex and flawed man, profoundly involved with some of the momentous events of the twentieth century.
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