Biographical Memoirs V.82
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Biographic Memoirs Volume 82 contains the biographies of deceased members of the National Academy of Sciences and bibliographies of their published works. Each biographical essay was written by a member of the Academy familiar with the professional career of the deceased. For historical and bibliographical purposes, these volumes are worth returning to time and again.


  • Biography and Autobiography — Biographies

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394 pages | 6 x 9
ISBN: 978-0-309-09286-9

Table of Contents

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Front Matter i-viii
John David Axtell 1-17
Maxime Bôcher 18-39
John Robert Borchert 40-63
Wallace Reed Brode 64-77
Richard Courant 78-97
Gérard De Vaucouleurs 98-113
Paul John Flory 114-141
Josef Fried 142-157
Jack Rodney Harlan 158-169
Arthur Davis Hasler 170-183
Walter David Knight 184-197
Erwin W. Müller 198-219
Sarah Ratner 220-241
Abraham Robinson 242-285
Donald C. Shreffler 286-305
Cecil H. Wadleigh 306-319
Hermann Weyl 320-335
Raymond Louis Wilder 336-351
Olin Chaddock Wilson 352-371
Jacob Wolfowitz 372-384
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National Academy of Sciences. Biographical Memoirs V.82. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2003.

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