Mark Oliphant

Mark Oliphant

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sir Marcus 'Mark' Laurence Elwin Oliphant, AC, KBE, FRS (8 October 1901 - 14 July 2000) was an Australian physicist and humanitarian who played a fundamental role in the first experimental demonstration of nuclear fusion and also the development of the atomic bomb. During his retirement, Oliphant was appointed as the Governor of South Australia by Premier Don Dunstan. He assisted in the founding of the Australian Democrats party, and he was the chairman of the meeting in Melbourne in 1977 at which the political party was launched.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135969544
  • 9786135969542