In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer: The Security Clearance Hearing


An edited and annotated transcript of the 1954 hearing before the Atomic Energy Commission in which this preeminent physicist attempted to clear himself of the charge of being a communist. Polenberg draws on recently declassified FBI files for introductory and concluding essays.


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