Reminiscences of Jerome Luntz : oral history, 1956.
Scope and Contents
Early career as electrical engineer, 1944, interest in jornalism; McGraw-Hill 1947: NUCLEONICS; McGraw-Hill's initial interest in nuclear field, 1940s atomic research after Manhattan Project, scientist as target audience; military vs. civilian control of atomic power; editorial disputes, resignations, crisis 1950; Congressional action on atomic power early 1950s; evolution of NUCLEONICS; role of applied engineering in the magazine; feasibility of nuclear power plants in United States; circulation, foreign and domestic; non-technical vs. technical readership; technical subject specialties of NUCLEONICS staff.
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