Table of contents for The Martians : who changed the twentieth century / István Hargittai.

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Preface
Acknowledgements 
Contents
List of Plates
Introduction 
1 Arrival and Departure
1.1 Family Origin and Early Childhood
Theodore von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
John von Neumann
Edward Teller
1.2 Gem and Less: Gimn zium Experience 
The Minta
F?re lgimn zium
The Lutheran Gimn zium
1.3 Background in Hungary and First Transition
Theodore von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
Johann von Neumann
Edward Teller
2 Turning Points in Germany
Theodor von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
John von Neumann
Eduard Teller
3 Second Transition: to the United States
Theodore von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
John von Neumann
Edward Teller
4 ¿To protect and defend¿: World War II
Theodore von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
John von Neumann
Edward Teller
5 To Deter: Cold War
Theodore von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
John von Neumann
Edward Teller
6 Being Martian
6.1 Comparisons
6.1.1 Szilard and Fermi
6.1.2 Teller and Oppenheimer
6.2 Traits
Theodore von K rm n
Leo Szilard
Eugene P. Wigner
John von Neumann
Edward Teller
6.3 Religion and Jewishness
6.4 Being Hungarian
Epilogue
Greatness in Science
Had They Lived ¿
Conclusion 
 
Appendix: Quotable Martians
Notes
Select Bibliography
Annotated Name Index
Subject Index
Chronologies

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Physicists -- United States -- Biography.
Science -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963.
Szilard, Leo.
Wigner, Eugene Paul, 1902-.
Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957.
Teller, Edward, 1908-.