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The Last Man Who Knew Everything: The Life and Times of Enrico Fermi, Father of the Nuclear Age; Man of the Hour: James B. Conant, Warrior Scientist
Two substantial biographies shed new light on the scientific breakthroughs that led to nuclear weapons and the massive organizational effort required to get the bombs...This article is paywall-free.
Sons and Soldiers: The Untold Story of the Jews Who Escaped the Nazis and Returned With the U.S. Army to Fight Hitler
During World War II, almost 2,000 young Jewish men who had escaped to the United States from Austria and Nazi Germany and who now wished to serve their new country...This article is paywall-free.