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The Resource Chandra : a biography of S. Chandrasekhar, Kameshwar C. Wali

Chandra : a biography of S. Chandrasekhar, Kameshwar C. Wali

Label
Chandra : a biography of S. Chandrasekhar
Title
Chandra
Title remainder
a biography of S. Chandrasekhar
Statement of responsibility
Kameshwar C. Wali
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wali, K. C.
Dewey number
  • 523.01/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB36.C46
LC item number
W35 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chandrasekhar, S.
  • Chandrasekhar, S. <1910-1995> - (Subrahmanyan)
  • Chandrasekhar, S.
  • Chandrasekhar, S.
  • Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan
  • Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan
  • Astrophysicists
  • Astrophysiciens
  • Astrophysiciens
  • Astrophysicists
  • United States
  • Natuurkundigen
  • Astrofysica
  • Sterrenkundigen
  • Astrophysiciens
Label
Chandra : a biography of S. Chandrasekhar, Kameshwar C. Wali
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A centennial publication of the University of Chicago Press."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Tracking the Legend of Chandrasekhar -- The Simple and True -- Choosing the Unconventional: A Family Trait -- Determined To Pursue Science: Lahore and Madras, 1910-1930 -- Discoveries, Personal and Scientific: Cambridge and Copenhagen, 1930-1933 -- Fellow of Trinity College: Cambridge, 1933-1934 -- The Absurd Behavior of Stars: Eddington and the White Dwarfs: Cambridge, 1934-1935 -- "I Must Push On in My Directions": Cambridge and Harvard, 1935-1936 -- Lalitha: Madras, 1936 -- Scientist in the Midst of Political Turmoil: Williams Bay, Wisconsin, 1937-1952 -- The Autocrat of the Editor's Desk: The Astrophysical Journal: Chicago, 1952-1971 -- In the Lonely Byways of Science: Chicago, 1972-1989 -- Epilogue: Conversations with Chandra
Control code
ocm21297960
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 341 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780226870557
Lccn
90010845
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o21297960
  • (OCoLC)21297960
Label
Chandra : a biography of S. Chandrasekhar, Kameshwar C. Wali
Link
Publication
Note
"A centennial publication of the University of Chicago Press."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-325) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Tracking the Legend of Chandrasekhar -- The Simple and True -- Choosing the Unconventional: A Family Trait -- Determined To Pursue Science: Lahore and Madras, 1910-1930 -- Discoveries, Personal and Scientific: Cambridge and Copenhagen, 1930-1933 -- Fellow of Trinity College: Cambridge, 1933-1934 -- The Absurd Behavior of Stars: Eddington and the White Dwarfs: Cambridge, 1934-1935 -- "I Must Push On in My Directions": Cambridge and Harvard, 1935-1936 -- Lalitha: Madras, 1936 -- Scientist in the Midst of Political Turmoil: Williams Bay, Wisconsin, 1937-1952 -- The Autocrat of the Editor's Desk: The Astrophysical Journal: Chicago, 1952-1971 -- In the Lonely Byways of Science: Chicago, 1972-1989 -- Epilogue: Conversations with Chandra
Control code
ocm21297960
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 341 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780226870557
Lccn
90010845
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o21297960
  • (OCoLC)21297960

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