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Title The adventurous life of Friedrich Georg Houtermans, Physicist (1903-1966) [electronic resource] / Edoardo Amaldi ; edited by Saverio Braccini, Antonio Ereditato, Paola Scampoli.
Publication Info. Berlin ; New York : Springer, c2012.

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Description 1 online resource.
Series SpringerBriefs in physics.
Contents Friedrich's Birth and Family Background -- His Youth in Vienna -- Student in Göttingen -- Assistant in Berlin -- Fritz's First Marriage -- Life in Berlin -- Emigration to U.K. and U.R.R.S. -- Professor in Kharkov -- The Beginning of the Great Trials -- The Years of Prison -- An Overview of the Situation in Central Europe -- More About Fritz and Konstantin -- A Few Other Physicists' Political Troubles -- Finally Out of Prison! -- Shaken by World-Wide Storms. Fritz's Second Family -- An Outline of the Early Development of Applied Nuclear Energy in Germany -- From Berlin to Ronneburg -- In Göttingen Again -- Houtermans' Third Family -- Fritz's Fourth Family: His Departure -- Houtermans' Scientific Work and Influence in Berne -- Why We Remember Him.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Houtermans, F. G. (Friedrich Georg), 1903-
Physicists -- Biography.
Particle and Nuclear Physics.
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology.
Added Author Braccini, S. (Saverio)
Ereditato, Antonio.
Scampoli, Paola.
Ebooks Corporation
ISBN 9783642328558 (electronic bk.)
3642328555 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # EBC1082609
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