The Infancy Of Atomic Physics

The Infancy Of Atomic Physics

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: Dover Publications

: 1110000016934

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Atomic physics is a mighty Hercules that dominates modern civilization, promising immense reserves of power but threatening catastrophic war and radioactive pollution. The story of the atom's discovery and the development of techniques to harness its energy offers fascinating insights into the forces behind twenty-first-century technology.

  • Subtitle: Hercules In This Cradle
  • Isbn-10 Digit: 486450368
  • Author-1: Alex Keller
  • Copyright/Publication Date: 1983
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Page Count: 230