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Published: 12 June 2003

144 Pages | 47 b/halftones & line illus

6-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195123784

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Ernest Rutherford

And the Explosion of Atoms

J. L. Heilbron

Oxford Portraits in Science

  • Learn how he invented a detector for electromagnetic waves
  • Delve into how he discovered that the atom had a nucleus and that it contained the positively charged proton
  • Reveals the life and times of one of the greatest minds of the twentieth century

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