Letter from Francis Crick to Lawrence Bragg


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to Lawrence Bragg
Description:
In his campaign to prevent publication of Watson's book, The Double Helix, Crick tried to enlist the support of Sir Lawrence Bragg, a Nobel Prize winner and director of the Cavendish Laboratory during the years of Crick's collaboration with Watson. Bragg had agreed to write a foreword for the book, which was to be published by Harvard University Press.. In his letter Crick also discussed the problem of making science comprehensible for lay audiences, one of the purposes of Watson's book.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
23 February 1967
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Bragg, Lawrence (Lawrence Bragg)
Source:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Subject:
DNA and Ethics, Professional
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBKS
NLM ID:
101584582X141
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 75. Folder: PP/CRI/I/3/8/4