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Did Peierles write about Peierls transition in any Journal?

I want a reference to Peierls transition and am looking for the original work by Peierls himself. But none of the citations in the Wikipedia page of Peierls transition is authored by Peierls. So, did ...
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Given Wigners sympathies, did he actually do anything concrete for the 'negro' and the 'red man'? [closed]

In Wigners autobiography, which actually wasn't written by him, but was written by a colleague after interviewing him over a period of two years, he writes about when he first emigrated to the USA. It ...
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Philipp Lenard and the Curies

The grudge (to say the least) of Philipp Lenard against Einstein is well-known. But he also held a grudge against the Curies. For instance at the book The Man Who Stalked Einstein, by Birgit Ertl-...
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Famous scientists in the Nazi party

Can anyone give a list of famous scientists in the Nazi Party? Is there a complete list?