BooksHISTORY OF PHYSICS

Two Nobel Prizes and a Hole-in-One

Science  21 Mar 2003:
Vol. 299, Issue 5614, pp. 1846
DOI: 10.1126/science.1082819

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True Genius The Life and Science of John Bardeen. Lillian Hoddeson and Vicki Daitch. Joseph Henry Press (National Academies Press), Washington, DC, 2002. 479 pp. $27.95, C$37.95. ISBN 0-309-08408-3.

Hoddeson and Daitch offer an account of the life and science of the researcher who won two Nobel Prizes in physics for his contributions to the invention of the transistor and the theory of superconductivity.

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