Biographical Memoirs V.83
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Biographic Memoirs Volume 83 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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388 pages | 6 x 9
ISBN: 978-0-309-08699-8

Table of Contents

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Front Matter i-viii
J. Desmond Clark 1-17
Leopoldo Maximo Falicov 18-33
Harold P. Furth 34-45
Homer Dupre Hagstrum 46-59
Symour S. Kety 60-79
Edward F. Knipling 80-93
Heinz Adolf Lowenstam 94-119
Clement Lawrence Markert 120-139
Peter Meyer 140-159
Alfred Nisonoff 160-175
Sherwin Rosen 176-195
Arthur Schawlow 196-215
Charles Gald Sibley 216-239
Joseph Slepian 240-251
George Davis Snell 252-269
Sidney Udenfriend 270-299
Warren H. Wagner, Jr. 300-319
Selman Abraham Waksman 320-343
Abel Wolman 344-361
Jeffries Wyman 362-377
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National Academy of Sciences. Biographical Memoirs V.83. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2003.

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