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Biographical Memoirs: Volume 57

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Biographical Memoirs

Volume 57(1987)
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This distinguished series contains the biographies of deceased members of the National Academy of Sciences and bibliographies of their published works. Each biographical essay was written by a member of the Academy familiar with the professional career of the deceased. A cumulative index for all 57 volumes is now included. For historical and bibliographical purposes, these volumes are worth returning to time and again.

Volume 57 includes biographies of: Arthur Francis Buddington, J. George Harrar, Paul Herget, John Dove Isaacs III, Bessel Kok, Otto Krayer, Rebecca Craighill Lancefield, Harold Dwight Lasswell, Jay Laurence Lush, John Howard Mueller, Robert Franklin Pitts, John Robert Raper, Karl Sax, Gerhard Schmidt, Leslie Spier, Hans-Lukas Teuber, and Warren Weaver.


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National Academy of Sciences. 1987. Biographical Memoirs: Volume 57. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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Publication Info

560 pages |6 x 9
ISBN: 978-0-309-03729-7

Table of Contents

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Front Matter i-viii
Title Page 1-1
Arthur Francis Buddington 2-25
J. George Harrar 26-57
Paul Herget 58-87
John Dove Isaacs III 88-123
Bessel Kok 124-149
Otto Krayer 150-225
Rebecca Craighill Lancefield 226-247
Harold Dwight Lasswell 248-275
Jay Laurence Lush 276-305
John Howard Mueller 306-321
Robert Franklin Pitts 322-345
John Robert Raper 346-371
Karl Sax 372-397
Gerhard Schmidt 398-429
Leslie Spier 430-459
Hans-Lukas Teuber 460-491
Warren Weaver 492-530
Cumulative Index 531-544

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