Lecture at Varenna [sound recording] / 1972 August.


Weisskopf, Victor Frederick, 1908-2002. Lecture at Varenna [sound recording] / 1972 August.

Lecture at Varenna [sound recording] / 1972 August.

Lecture primarily about the changes in science and its relationship to society in his lifetime.

1 sound tape reel (1 hr. 15 min.) : 1 7/8 ips, analog, mono. ; 5 in.

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