||Listening To Nature:
My Century in Science
Ray H. Crist with Robert Crist
$19.95 / Hardcover
Listening To Nature:
My Century in Science is
a Centenarian’s Autobiography.
with photographs of historic interest, this is the autobiography of Ray H.
Crist, written with his son Robert, which presents the personal experience
and graphic career of a leading scientist who was born on a farm and went on
to become a professor of chemistry at Columbia University, a researcher and
director of the Manhattan Project, an industrial research executive, and a
volunteer professor in the fields of history of science and environmental
studies. Working up to the age of 104, Professor Crist engaged in research,
produced numerous publications, and received national recognition for his
sustained efforts in science, his facing of the challenges of ageing, and
his unceasing devotion to ideas.
Listening to Nature: My Century in Science provides insight
to Living, Working, and Exploring at 104.