Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 August 2008

304 Pages | 16 page color plate section & 2 b+w line drawings

ISBN: 9780199208463

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Cosmic Anger

Abdus Salam - The First Muslim Nobel Scientist

Gordon Fraser

  • Biography of first Muslim and Pakistani to win a Nobel Science Prize.
  • The romantic story of a boy from a market town in the Punjab who overcame enormous obstacles to emerge as a leader of science and a champion of the world's poor.
  • Discusses life and controversies of the scientist.
  • Paints an intriguing portrait of the Islamic world and of Salam's early life.