John Ziman

Date: 
Thursday, December 21, 2006
Resource Type:
Mass Media Article | Reference Materials
Environment Type: 
Informal/Formal Connections, Higher Education Programs
Audience: 
Undergraduate/Graduate Students | Scientists
Discipline: 
History/policy/law | Nature of science | Physics
Description or Abstract: 

What pushed His Excellency Enrico Fermi, acclaimed Academician of Italy entitled to a state car and driver, to leave Italy all of a sudden in December 1938 in order to reach New York, after a short stop in Stockholm for the ceremony that celebrated him as a Nobel laureate for physics, and to accept a job as a simple physics lecturer at the Columbia University?

Citation
ISSN:
1824-2049
Publication Name: 
Journal of Science Communication
Volume: 
5
Number: 
4
Document:

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