Atoms in the Family: My Life with Enrico Fermi

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In this absorbing account of life with the great atomic scientist Enrico Fermi, Laura Fermi tells the story of their emigration to the United States in the 1930s--part of the widespread movement of scientists from Europe to the New World that was so important to the development of the first atomic bomb. Combining intellectual biography and social history, Laura Fermi traces her husband's career from his childhood, when he taught himself physics, through his rise in the Italian university system concurrent with the rise of ...

Atoms in the Family: My Life with Enrico Fermi 1995, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226243672

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Atoms in the Family: My Life with Enrico Fermi 1988, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826310606

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Atoms in the Family: My Life with Enrico Fermi 1987, American Institute of Physics, Los Angeles, CA

ISBN-13: 9780883185247

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Atoms in the Family: My Life with Enrico Fermi 1954, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226243696

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