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the history of the atomic bomb

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Hardcover, 147 pages
Published 1968 by American Heritage Publishing Co., INC.
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Evenumbers
Apr 18, 2014 Evenumbers rated it really liked it
Almost a piece of history itself more than forty years later, The History of the Atomic Bomb by Michael Blow is a valuable and accessible introduction to the development of nuclear weaponry and therefore modern warfare.

The book ends on an interesting note, for modern readers, discussing the relevance of nuclear weapons and power to modern life. In the last few pages, it is predicted, for example, that by the year 2000 "half the nation's electricity" will come from nuclear power. If this book wa
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Aug 03, 2014 Harry Forsdick marked it as to-read
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Good book gathering a lot of the details about all aspects of the development and deployment of the A-Bomb in 150 pages with good illustrations.
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