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Interviewed by: 
Robert Smith
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 September 1978
Location: 
William McCrea's home, Lewes, Sussex

Covers his family background, upbringing, education at the University of Cambridge, and positions at University of Edinburgh, Imperial College, Uni

Interviewed by: 
Thomas S. Kuhn
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 11 October 1967
Location: 
Palmer Physical Laboratory, Princeton, New Jersey

Family background, early schooling; physics studies at University of Petrograd, Dmitri Rozhdestwensky.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 22 March 1978
Location: 
University of Leeds, Leeds, England

Early life in London during World War I; developing interests in mathematics; training at University of Oxford under John Nicholson, I. O.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Sunday, 20 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 17 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 16 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 15 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 4 June 1975

In this interview, Geoffrey Burbidge discusses the history of physics over the course of his career.  Topics discussed include: Astronomical Societ

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