Andrei Sakharov: Soviet Physics, Nuclear Weapons and Human Rights


Subject:
biography

Description:
This site is devoted to the "father of the Soviet hydrogen bomb", the "Soviet physicist who became ... a spokesman for the conscience of mankind." "This exhibit tells about Sakharov??s extraordinary life," including information about his history, his work in nuclear physics, his views on democracy and human rights, and links to other sites. The site includes photographs and audio clips of Sakharov speaking.

Creator:
Center for History of Physics of the American Institute of Physics

Publisher:
American Institute of Physics

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.aip.org/history/sakharov/


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