Physicists: Epoch And Personalities

Physicists: Epoch And Personalities

By: E. L. Feinberg (author), Andrei Vladimirovich Leonidov (translator), I.M. Dremin (editor)Hardback

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The book is a collection of memoirs on famous Soviet physicists of the 20th century, such as Tamm, Vavilov, Sakharov, Landau and others. The memoirs were originally written in Russian by E L Feinberg. The narrative is situated within a remarkably well-described historical, cultural and social context. Of special interest are the chapters devoted to Soviet and German atomic projects.


Leonid Isaakovich Mandelstam; Igor Evgenjevich Tamm; Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov; Sergei Ivanovich Vavilov; Mikhail Aleksandrovich Leontovich; Niels Hendrik David Bohr; Werner Karl Heisenbeg; Lev Davidovich Landau.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789812834164
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 436
  • ID: 9789812834164
  • ISBN10: 9812834168

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