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Book Launch: “The Wizards of Oz”

On Tuesday 25 October QUT Vice-Chancellor, Professor Margaret Sheil hosted a book launch for QUT School of Justice Adjunct Professor The Honourable Dr Brett Mason for his new book, “Wizards of Oz”.

“Wizards of Oz” tells the story of childhood friends physicist Mark Oliphant and medical researcher Howard Florey and their contribution to significant scientific and industrial projects of the Second World War: manufacturing penicillin, developing microwave radar and building the atomic bomb. These innovations gave the Allies the edge and ultimate victory over Germany and Japan.

Learn more about the book here.

 

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