Pioneer Research on the Atom


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[001433] Howorth, Muriel. Pioneer Research on the Atom – Rutherford and Soddy in a Glorious Chapter of Science – The Life Story of Frederick Soddy. London: New World Publications, 1958. First Edition. 8vo. Hardback. Signed by Author. Good+ / Good+. 352pp, plates, original buckram in DJ.

DJ very slightly chipped to extremities, light stain to fore-edge of lower panel of DJ which has left slight traces of the DJ to lower board, internally quite bright and clean.

Signed by the author to ffep.

Soddy developed with Rutherford the disintegration theory of radioactivity and was the 1921 Nobel laureate in 1921. See DSB XII:504-509