This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Edward Teller

Physicist (15-Jan-1908 — 9-Sep-2003)


Stanley A. Blumberg; Gwinn Owens. Energy and Conflict: The Life and Times of Edward Teller. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1976. 492pp.

Stanley A. Blumberg; Louis G. Panos. Edward Teller: Giant of the Golden Age of Physics. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1990. 306pp.

William J. Broad. Teller's War: The Top-Secret Story Behind the Star Wars Deception. Simon & Schuster. 1992. 350pp.

Peter Goodchild. Edward Teller: The Real Dr. Strangelove. London: George Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 2004. 467pp.

Gregg Herken. Brotherhood of the Bomb: The Tangled Lives and Loyalties of Robert Oppenheimer, Ernest Lawrence, and Edward Teller. New York: Henry Holt and Company. 2002. 448pp.

Edward Teller; with Judith L. Shoolery. Memoirs: A Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and Politics. Scranton, PA: Perseus Books Group. 2001. 628pp.


Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are encyclopedic in nature but might be limited to a specific field, such as musicians or film directors. A lack of listings here does not indicate unimportance -- we are nowhere near finished with this portion of the project -- though if many are shown it does indicate a wide recognition of this individual.

  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.1106)

  7. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.750)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.693)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1440)

  10. Webster's American Biographies (p.1026)

  11. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.497)

  12. Who's Who in World Jewry 1965 (p.986)

  13. Public Intellectuals: A Study in Decline (p.204)

  14. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.723)

  15. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.482a)

  16. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.478)

  17. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.470)

  18. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.504)

  19. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.133)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications


Timeline of physicists

Edward Teller
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.