American Hegemony and the Postwar Reconstruction of Science in Europe (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)

by John Krige

Publisher: The MIT Press

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Subjects:

  • History of science,
  • Science funding & policy,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • History - U.S,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • 20th century,
  • Europe,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Science,
  • Technology,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages384
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Open LibraryOL10237233M
ISBN 100262112973
ISBN 109780262112970

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