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The Resource Nuclear dawn : the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War, James P. Delgado

Nuclear dawn : the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War, James P. Delgado

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Nuclear dawn : the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War
Title
Nuclear dawn
Title remainder
the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War
Statement of responsibility
James P. Delgado
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A co-host of the television series, The Sea Hunters, chronicles the history of the atom bomb from a military and political perspective while offering insight into Oppenheimer's lesser-known role as the Manhattan Project's head organizer and business manager, tracing the army's integral part in making nuclear weaponry achievable
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331046
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Delgado, James P
Dewey number
623.4511909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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Atomic bomb
Target audience
adult
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the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War
Label
Nuclear dawn : the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War, James P. Delgado
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index and bibliographic references (p. 196-207)
Contents
Chronology -- The pre-atomic age -- Developing the bomb, 1939-1945 -- Little Boy and Fat Man -- Delivering the bomb -- Hiroshima -- Nagasaki -- Reaction and response -- Operation Crossroads: The Bikini tests -- Nuclear proliferation and deterrence -- Legacies of the bomb
Control code
ocn297147193
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9781846033964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)297147193
Label
Nuclear dawn : the atomic bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War, James P. Delgado
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index and bibliographic references (p. 196-207)
Contents
Chronology -- The pre-atomic age -- Developing the bomb, 1939-1945 -- Little Boy and Fat Man -- Delivering the bomb -- Hiroshima -- Nagasaki -- Reaction and response -- Operation Crossroads: The Bikini tests -- Nuclear proliferation and deterrence -- Legacies of the bomb
Control code
ocn297147193
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9781846033964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)297147193

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