HALF LIFE: The Divided Life of Bruno Pontecorvo, Physicist or Spy
Disappearing in 1950 from Britain's atomic energy lab, and resurfacing six years later behind the Iron Curtain, Pontecorvo was one of the most brilliant scientists of his generation. Close exposes the truth about a man whose life was irrevocable shaped by the advent of the atomic age and the Cold War. Illus.
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