Hans A. Bethe speech
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The collection comprises an audio recording of Hans Bethe's comments as part of the March 4, 1969 MIT panel "Arms Control, Disarmament, and National Security."
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Hans Bethe, professor of physics at Cornell University, and a Nobel laureate, was a speaker at the Massachusetts Institute panel "Arms Control, Disarmament, and National Security" held on March 4, 1969. Bethe, an opponent of the anti-ballistic missile (ABM) program addressed that topic. March 4 was set aside as for a teach in series of talks and panel discussions that were sponsored by the Union of Concerned Scientists at MIT and in the city of Cambridge, Massachusetts and held on March 3 and 4, 1969.
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- March 4: scientists, students, and society, edited by Jonathan Allen. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1970.
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- Arms control Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Bethe, Hans A. (Hans Albrecht), 1906-2005
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