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Luis W. Alvarez

Physicist, Inventor (13-Jun-1911 — 1-Sep-1988)


Luis W. Alvarez. Alvarez: Adventures of a Physicist. New York: Basic Books. 1987. 292pp.


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  6. Random House Dictionary of World Biography (p.14)

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.17)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.39)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.27)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.13)

  11. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.10)

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

  13. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.15)

  14. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography (p.10)

  15. International Who's Who 1960 (p.22)

  16. Legends in Their Own Time (p.7)

  17. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.121)

  18. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.9)

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