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Enrico Fermi: The Master Scientist

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Enrico Fermi: The Master Scientist
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Publisher: Cornell University
Number of pages: 171

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Cornell Emeritus Professor Jay Orear discusses his relationship with his former professor and mentor Enrico Fermi. The book also includes discussions of Fermi by other scientists, most of whom presented their papers at various symposia honoring Fermi's career.

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