Table of contents for Nobel laureates and twentieth-century physics / Mauro Dardo.

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1. Introduction
2. Founding fathers
3. Highlights of classical physics
Part I. The Triumphs of Modern Physics (1901-1950): 4. New foundations
5. The quantum atom
6. The golden years
7. The thirties
8. The nuclear age
Part II. New Frontiers (1951-2003): 9. Wave of inventions
10. New vistas on the cosmos
11. The small, the large - the complex
12. Big physics - small physics
13. New trends.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Physics History 20th century, Nobel Prizes, Physicists Biography