TITLE

DR FARM. JAKUB WNUK (1904-1940) 1 JEGO PRACA W INSTYTUCIE GAZOWYM W WARSZAWIE

AUTHOR(S)
Morawski, Bogdan
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Kwartalnik Historii Nauki i Techniki;2012, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p161
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article details the personal life and early work history of Polish doctor of pharmacy, Jakub Wnuk, from 1904-1940--specifically, his first assignment to a position as an experimenter at the Instytut Przeciwgazowy in Warsaw, Poland, which he received from the personnel department of the Polish Ministry for Military Affairs on October 30, 1931. Wnuk was charged with researching and developing inventions and refining equipment designed to protect against toxic gases used in gas warfare. The author details Wnuk's work, as well as the history of the Warsaw Anti-gas Institute from 1925, noting its leadership, member scientists, projects and activities from 1925 forward.
ACCESSION #
77465928

 

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