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Robert Oppenheimer

ISBN 10 : 0385504071
ISBN 13 : 9780385504072

Revered biographer Monk solves the enigma of Robert Oppenheimer, the father of the atomic bomb. He details his life and personality, and brilliantly illuminates his contribution to..


Web Of Life And Cosmos

ISBN 10 : 0615942989
ISBN 13 : 9780615942988

The human story written in DNA continues to push the species' beginnings deeper and deeper into history with mystery ancestors. Evolutions of species are inextricably entangled in ..


The Three Emperors

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105124138145
ISBN 13 :

IN THE YEARS BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR, the great European powers, Britain, Germany and Russia, were ruled by three cousins: George V, King-Emperor of England, the British Empire ..



Dazzled And Deceived

ISBN 10 : 9780300181784
ISBN 13 : 0300181787

Dazzled and Deceived tells the unique and fascinating story of mimicry and camouflage in science, art, warfare, and the natural world. Discovered in the 1850s by the young English ..


The General And The Genius

ISBN 10 : 9781621573852
ISBN 13 : 1621573850

Two ambitious men. One historic mission. With a blinding flash in the New Mexico desert in the summer of 1945, the world was changed forever. The bomb that ushered in the atomic ag..


109 East Palace

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105114196723
ISBN 13 :

Traces the story of the physicists and their families who lived in the then-secret city of Los Alamos during the invention of the atomic bomb, years during which they lied to outsi..