Linus Pauling

Linus Pauling

Scientist and Peacemaker

Book - 2001 | 1st ed.
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To mark the 100th birthday of the American Nobel laureate (1954) chemist, scholars from his native Oregon combine selections of his own writing with those of his colleagues, students, friends, and enemies. Together they comprise a mosaic of his work as a scientists, humanist, and activist. Among them are his Nobel Peace Prize speech in 1963. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Corvallis : Oregon State University Press, 2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780870714894
0870714899
9780870712944
Characteristics: 272 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Mead, Clifford
Hager, Thomas

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Kevin1960
May 08, 2014

This book left me wanting to find everything Linus Pauling ever wrote and read it immediately. Working as I do, on the same street where Pauling grew up and living not far from where his wife grew up, the letters from his early life are particularly interesting to me. His was a fascinating life and his accomplishments are staggering. Both Pauling and his wife Ava Helen deserve far more written about them and their ideas. Great read. Highly recommended.

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