INVENTOR OF THE CYCLOTRON - SIGNED BY TEN NOBEL LAUREATES

An American Genius. The Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence

New York: Dutton, 1968. First edition. Inscribed by the author at the opening event of the Lawrence Hall of Science, in Berkeley on May 20, 1968. This copy was also signed, on four pages, by more than 40 scientists, , including ten Nobel Prize winners, veterans of the Manhattan Project, laboratory staff, officials, and Lawrence family members. Cloth, very good copy, in dust jacket. The recipient was a friend of physicist Edwin McMillan and his family. Item #30304

Signed by these Nobel laureates: Luis Alvarez, Carl Anderson, Melvin Calvin, Owen Chamberlain, Donald A. Glaser, William F. Giauque, Edwin M. McMillan, Glenn Seaborg, Emilio Segré, and Charles S. Townes. Other signers include scientists Raymond T. Birge, Hugh Bradner (inventor of the wet suit), Robert B. Brode, Donald Cooksey, Carl Helmholz, David L.Judd, Edward J. Lofgren, Alfred Lee Loomis, Burton Moyer, H. Wade Patterson, Duane Sewell, Edward Teller, Robert Lyster Thornton and many others.

Price: $5,000.00

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