Ernest Rutherford correspondence, 1890-1937 1890-1937

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Ernest Rutherford correspondence, 1890-1937, 1890-1937

Ernest Rutherford correspondence, 1890-1937 1890-1937

This microfilm edition of Rutherford's papers in Cambridge University Library provides an invaluable resource for the study of the progress o f radioactivity, atomic physics, and nuclear physics.

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