Biography

Alfred Nobel Biography

Alfred Nobel Biography

Probably few Swedish names are better known throughout the world than that of Alfred Nobel, and yet the general public knows very little about him. It recalls that he was a great inventor, but exactly of what, besides dynamite, remains vague; it also knows that…

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Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize

Alfred Nobel’s last will and testament was remarkable in many ways. Friends and relatives received a good share of his fortune, but the larger portion, about 30 million Swedish kronor, went to a fund that would finance prizes of money…

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