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The Resource Meeting the demands of reason : the life and thought of Andrei Sakharov, Jay Bergman

Meeting the demands of reason : the life and thought of Andrei Sakharov, Jay Bergman

Label
Meeting the demands of reason : the life and thought of Andrei Sakharov
Title
Meeting the demands of reason
Title remainder
the life and thought of Andrei Sakharov
Statement of responsibility
Jay Bergman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bergman, Jay
Dewey number
947.084092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sakharov, Andreĭ
  • Sakharov, Andreĭ
  • Dissenters
  • Physicists
  • Political prisoners
  • Human rights workers
  • Soviet Union
Label
Meeting the demands of reason : the life and thought of Andrei Sakharov, Jay Bergman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-444) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. Earliest influences : 1921-1945 -- 1. A childhood of culture and ideas -- 2. Expanding horizons -- Pt. II. Designing weapons for the maintenance of peace : 1945-1956 -- 3. Tamm's protege at FIAN -- 4. Arzamas-16--the secret installation -- 5. The "layer cake" and other weapons -- Pt. III. A scientist with a social conscience : 1956-1968 -- 6. Radioactive fallout and other matters of conscience -- 7. Confronting Khrushchev -- 8. The Nuzhdin affair -- 9. A dissident at last -- Pt. IV. Challenging the Soviet goliath : 1968-1973 -- 10. Reflections on progress, coexistence, and intellectual freedom -- 11. An equal partner in politics and life -- 12. Moral anchor of a dissident movement -- 13. The regime reacts -- Pt. V. "Domestic enemy number one" : 1973-1980 -- 14. Orchestrated vituperation -- 15. Debating Solzhenitsyn -- 16. Detente and human rights -- 17. Nobel laureate -- 18. The noose tightens -- Pt. VI. In exile, unrepentant : 1980-1986 -- 19. Arrested but still defiant -- 20. Finding hope in quantum physics -- 21. TheSoviet leadership softens -- Pt. VII. The conscience of perestroika : 1986-1989 -- 22. Return to Moscow -- 23. A different kind of perestroika -- 24. The congress of people's deputies -- 25. Apotheosis postmortem -- Conclusion : Sakharov's legacy
Control code
779232
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 454 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780801447310
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009007764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780801447310
  • (OCoLC)311075200
Label
Meeting the demands of reason : the life and thought of Andrei Sakharov, Jay Bergman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-444) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. Earliest influences : 1921-1945 -- 1. A childhood of culture and ideas -- 2. Expanding horizons -- Pt. II. Designing weapons for the maintenance of peace : 1945-1956 -- 3. Tamm's protege at FIAN -- 4. Arzamas-16--the secret installation -- 5. The "layer cake" and other weapons -- Pt. III. A scientist with a social conscience : 1956-1968 -- 6. Radioactive fallout and other matters of conscience -- 7. Confronting Khrushchev -- 8. The Nuzhdin affair -- 9. A dissident at last -- Pt. IV. Challenging the Soviet goliath : 1968-1973 -- 10. Reflections on progress, coexistence, and intellectual freedom -- 11. An equal partner in politics and life -- 12. Moral anchor of a dissident movement -- 13. The regime reacts -- Pt. V. "Domestic enemy number one" : 1973-1980 -- 14. Orchestrated vituperation -- 15. Debating Solzhenitsyn -- 16. Detente and human rights -- 17. Nobel laureate -- 18. The noose tightens -- Pt. VI. In exile, unrepentant : 1980-1986 -- 19. Arrested but still defiant -- 20. Finding hope in quantum physics -- 21. TheSoviet leadership softens -- Pt. VII. The conscience of perestroika : 1986-1989 -- 22. Return to Moscow -- 23. A different kind of perestroika -- 24. The congress of people's deputies -- 25. Apotheosis postmortem -- Conclusion : Sakharov's legacy
Control code
779232
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 454 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780801447310
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009007764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780801447310
  • (OCoLC)311075200

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