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C.V. Raman: A Biography

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The compelling story of a trailblazer of modern science In 1921, while on a voyage to England, Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman was amazed by the spectacular blue of the Mediterranean Sea.
Paperback, 296 pages
Published October 15th 2011 by Penguin
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Madhavan Sukumaran
Good narration that pulls one keep reading. However, the proof reading appeared poor (eg. page 191 para 3). This I would highlight, especially in a biography of a physicist who is noted for his perfection.
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