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The Making Of A Soviet Scientist

Pub Date : 1994-04-20 | Author : R. Z. Sagdeev | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Inc

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015032532379
ISBN 13 :

The critically acclaimed memoir that rips the curtain of secrecy off the world of Soviet science "Revelations and insights about the Soviet space program . . . It is good that such..



Soviet Science Under Control

Pub Date : 2016-07-27 | Author : Jeffrey L. Roberg | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781349262908
ISBN 13 : 1349262900

Roberg examines the relationship between the political leadership of the Soviet Union and Soviet science. Previously, this relationship was typically characterized as one of Commun..


Cultural Exchange And The Cold War

Pub Date : 2010-11-01 | Author : Yale Richmond | Publisher : Penn State Press

ISBN 10 : 0271046678
ISBN 13 : 9780271046679

Some fifty thousand Soviets visited the United States under various exchange programs between 1958 and 1988. They came as scholars and students, scientists and engineers, writers a..



Soviet And Russian Lunar Exploration

Pub Date : 2007-08-17 | Author : Brian Harvey | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9780387739762
ISBN 13 : 0387739769

This book tells the story of the Soviet and Russian lunar programme, from its origins to the present-day federal Russian space programme. Brian Harvey describes the techniques devi..


Stalin And The Scientists

Pub Date : 2017-02-21 | Author : Simon Ings | Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

ISBN 10 : 9780802189868
ISBN 13 : 0802189865

Scientists throughout history, from Galileo to today’s experts on climate change, have often had to contend with politics in their pursuit of knowledge. But in the Soviet Union, ..