Paul Samuelson worked on the draft of Science: The Endless Frontier. I did not know that. This is one of those little historical gems in Warsh's book.
A brief aside - if I ever write a book on the scientific workforce I've always thought a good title would be Endless Frontiersmen - i.e., the people that are on Bush's endless frontier.
Dan Carlin’s “Hardcore History”
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