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Numerova, A. B. (Anastasiia Borisovna)
Oral history interview with A. B. Numerova, 1988 February 4.
This interview with A. B. Numerova covers the life and career of her father, the Soviet celestial mechanician B. V. Numerov (1891-1941). It concentrates on Numerov's later years, in particular on his arrest in 1936, his subsequent imprisonment, and his apparent execution in 1941. Also discussed at length are other astronomers who were arrested during the Great Purges.
Born in 1923.
Numerov, Boris Vasil'evich, 1891-1941.
Numerova, A. B. (Anastasiia Borisovna)
Mechanics, Celestial.
Scientists -- Civil rights -- Soviet Union.
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Astronomers -- Soviet Union.
McCutcheon, Robert A., interviewer.
American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives. One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA