Gerhard Herzberg: An Illustrious Life in Science: An Illustrious Life in Science

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Contents

1 Family and Early
3
2 University Years
18
3 A Year in Gottingen
42
4 A Year in Bristol
59
5 Privatdozent in Darmstadt
68
6 Search the World for an Academic Position
91
A SAFE HAVEN IN CANADA 19351947
99
7 Guest Professorship at the University of Saskatchewan
101
18 The Classic Volumes
290
19 Challenging the New Politics of Science
306
20 Nobel Laureate
320
LATER YEARS 19721999
341
21 Weathering the Aftermath
343
22 The Herzberg Institute of Astrophy sics
358
23 Continuing Activities
368
EPILOGUE
389

8 Beginnings in Canada
116
9 The War Years in Canada
139
10 Interlude at the Yerkes Observatory The Temple of Science
157
11 News of Family and Friends in WarTorn Europe
179
THE GOLDEN YEARS 19481971
189
12 Return to Canada
191
The Temple of Science
209
14 The Spectroscopy Laboratory
222
15 Inspiring the Growth of Basic Research
246
16 Research and World wide Acclaim
259
17 Ambassador of Canadian Science
274
CHRONOLOGY
395
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
398
NOTES AND REFERENCES
400
APPENDICES
426
BOOKS AND PUBLICATIONS BOOKS
431
HONOURS AND AWARDS
446
NAME INDEX
449
SUBJECT INDEX
456
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
463
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