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The Resource Stalin and the scientists : a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953, Simon Ings

Stalin and the scientists : a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953, Simon Ings

Label
Stalin and the scientists : a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953
Title
Stalin and the scientists
Title remainder
a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953
Statement of responsibility
Simon Ings
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JAI
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Ings, Simon
Dewey number
509.47
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q127.S65
LC item number
I54 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Stalin, Iosif V
  • Science and state
  • Scientists
  • Science
  • Wissenschaftler
  • Stalinismus
  • Sowjetunion
  • HISTORY / Russia & the Former Soviet Union
  • SCIENCE / History
  • HISTORY / Russia & the Former Soviet Union
  • SCIENCE / History
Label
Stalin and the scientists : a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953, Simon Ings
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 2016 in Great Britain by Faber & Faber Ltd."--Verso of title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-495) 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
Prologue: Fuses (1856-1905) -- Part one: Control (1905-1929). Scholars ; Revolutionaries ; Entrepreneurs ; Workers ; Exploring the mind ; Understanding evolution ; Shaping humanity -- Part two: Power (1929-1941). 'Storming the fortress of science' ; Eccentrics ; The primacy of practice ; Kooperatorka ; The great patron ; 'Fascist links' ; Office politics ; 'We shall go to the pyre' -- Part three: Dominion (1941-1953). 'Lucky stiffs' ; 'Can I go to the reactor?' ; 'How did anyone dare insult Comrade Lysenko?' ; Higher nervous activity ; 'The death agony was horrible' ; Succession -- Epilogue: Spoil
Control code
ocn971894627
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition
Extent
xix, 508 pages
Isbn
9780802125989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)971894627
Label
Stalin and the scientists : a history of triumph and tragedy 1905-1953, Simon Ings
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 2016 in Great Britain by Faber & Faber Ltd."--Verso of title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-495) 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
Prologue: Fuses (1856-1905) -- Part one: Control (1905-1929). Scholars ; Revolutionaries ; Entrepreneurs ; Workers ; Exploring the mind ; Understanding evolution ; Shaping humanity -- Part two: Power (1929-1941). 'Storming the fortress of science' ; Eccentrics ; The primacy of practice ; Kooperatorka ; The great patron ; 'Fascist links' ; Office politics ; 'We shall go to the pyre' -- Part three: Dominion (1941-1953). 'Lucky stiffs' ; 'Can I go to the reactor?' ; 'How did anyone dare insult Comrade Lysenko?' ; Higher nervous activity ; 'The death agony was horrible' ; Succession -- Epilogue: Spoil
Control code
ocn971894627
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition
Extent
xix, 508 pages
Isbn
9780802125989
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)971894627

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