Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 June 2008

368 Pages | 26 b&w halftones, 56 line illustrations

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195365566

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Martians of Science

Five Physicists Who Changed the Twentieth Century

Istvan Hargittai

  • The first biography of this fascinating group and history of their place at the helm of 20th-century scientific discovery.
  • The author was a friend or acquaintance of each of the subjects and provides insight into their personalities that mere research would not uncover
  • Illustrated with numerous archival and personal photos of each of the subjects.