Mary Palevsky

Articles by Mary Palevsky

1 July 2005

“All our final decisions are made in a state of mind that is not going to last,” wrote the French novelist Marcel Proust. In 1945, our collective state of mind was despair. World War II touched every inhabitable continent, leaving more than 50 million dead and millions of others as refugees.

1 January 2002
Memoirs: A Twentieth-Century Journey in Science and Politics By Edward Teller with Judith Shoolery Perseus Books, 2001 602 pages; $35.00