Jewish Values: Lise Meitner: Pioneer of Nuclear Fission

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Publication Year: 
2004
Number of Pages: 
128 p.
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A well-organized and documented biography of the scientist who discovered nuclear fission. Meitner was an Austrian Jew who converted to Christianity. She had to flee Nazi Germany and spent years in Denmark. In this book, she is a remote and diffident figure whose devotion to science was total, despite being rejected for a Nobel Prize.
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766017567
Book ID: 
537
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No
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