The Great Ideas Today (1963) Bibliography of Physical Sciences and Technology

The following books are mentioned in Edward U. Condon’s essay on Physical Sciences and Technology in The Great Ideas Today, 1963, pp. 279-357.

Birks, J. B. (ed.), Rutherford at Manchester. London: Heywood & Company, Ltd., 1963.

Dirac, P. A. M., “The Evolution of the Physicist’s View of Nature.” In Scientific American, May, 1963.

Dobson, G. M. B., Exploring the Atmosphere. New York: Oxford University Press, 1963.

Frisch, Otto R., Atomic Physics Today. New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1961.

Gatland, Kenneth W., Astronautics in the Sixties. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1962.

Hanson, Norwood Russell, The Concept of the Positron: a Philosophical Analysis. London: Cambridge Univeresity Press, 1963.

Odishaw, Hugh (ed.), The Challenges of Space. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1962.

Proceedings of the NASA-University Conference on the Science and Technology of Space Exploration, Chicago, Novermber 1-3, 1962. 2 vols. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1962.

Schawlow, Arthur L. “Optical Masers” and “Advances in Optical Maswers.” In Scientific American, June, 1961 and July, 1963.

Space Science Board of the National Academy of Sciences, A Review of Space Research. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences, Publication 1079.



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