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Genius in the Shadows - a book by Lanouette, William

Genius in the Shadows

A Biography of Leo Szilard, the Man Behind the Bomb

Genius in the Shadows( )
Author: Lanouette, William
As told to: Silard, Bela
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Skyhorse Publishing Company, Incorporated
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $16.99
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Well-known names such as Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi, J. Robert Oppenheimer, and Edward Teller are usually those that surround the creation of the atom bomb. One name that is rarely mentioned is Leo Szilard, known in scientific circles as "father of the atom bomb.” The man who first developed the idea of harnessing energy from nuclear chain reactions, he is curiously buried with barely a trace in the history of this well-known and controversial topic.

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