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Jew Süss Oppenheimer, the great financier, gallant, and adventurer of the 18th century

Curt Elwenspoek

Jew Süss Oppenheimer, the great financier, gallant, and adventurer of the 18th century

a study based on various documents, private papers and traditions

by Curt Elwenspoek

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Published by Hurst & Blackett, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Süss-Oppenheimer, Joseph, 1698 or 9-1738.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 281-283.

    Statementby Dr. Curt Elwnespoek, with numerous reproductions of contemporary illustrations and publications, translated by Edward Cattle.
    ContributionsCattle, Edward, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD801.W739 S73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 2 p. l., 9-283 p.
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6762715M
    LC Control Number31023155
    OCLC/WorldCa9452883

    Science News was founded in as an independent, nonprofit source of accurate information on the latest news of science, medicine and technology. Today, our mission remains the same: to empower. In the 17th century, another genre of paintings emerged, showing public administrators holding their books open for all to see. More than of these paintings were produced between and

    J(ulius) Robert. , US nuclear physicist. He was director of the Los Alamos laboratory (), which produced the first atomic bomb. He opposed the development of the hydrogen bomb () and in was alleged to be a security risk.   Despite Oppenheimer's public stance on labor unions, when Anglo American was confronted with massive walkouts by the National Union of Mineworkers in , it retaliated by dismiss laborers.

    [Remark to Robert Oppenheimer immediately after the first atom bomb test explosion] We have made a thing, a most terrible weapon, that has altered abruptly and profoundly the nature of the world. We have made a thing that, by all standards of the world we grew up in, is an evil thing.   See Newbury (), op cit, pp , cf Edward Jessup, Ernest Oppenheimer a study in power, London, , p There no documentary evidence of any such official guarantees from or Designers.


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