Big Science: Ernest Lawrence and the Invention That Launched the Military-Industrial Complex

Big Science

Ernest Lawrence and the Invention That Launched the Military-Industrial Complex

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ISBN10: 1451675755 ISBN13: 9781451675757 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Published: Jul 7 2015 Pages: 512 Weight: 1.00lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

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A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist traces the story of forgotten genius Ernest Lawrence to discuss how the invention of the cyclotron triggered "Big Science" breakthroughs that have rendered science dependent on government and industry.

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