His father's career in the Navy sparks Lonardi's interest in the Navy, the sea, and sailing.
Topics include: growing up in Oklahoma and receiving his bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma in the spring of 1940; enrollment in the
B.A. in physics from New York University, 1940; graduate work at University of California at Berkeley; contacts with J.
Discusses his educational background at University of Michigan, Ph.D.
Born June 22, 1934 in Santiago de Chile; discusses German grammar school and science coursework in secondary school.
Early youth and education; B.A.