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The first war of physics, the secret history of the atom bomb, 1939-1949, Jim Baggott

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The first war of physics, the secret history of the atom bomb, 1939-1949, Jim Baggott
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eng
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 553-558) and index
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index present
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non fiction
Main title
The first war of physics
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bibliography
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586098018
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Jim Baggott
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the secret history of the atom bomb, 1939-1949
Summary
An account of the race to build history's most destructive weapon to date
Table Of Contents
Pt. I. Mobilisation. The uranverein -- Element 94 -- Critical mass -- A visit to Copenhagen -- Tube alloys -- pt. II. Weapon. A modest request -- The Italian navigator -- Los Alamos Ranch School -- [ENORMOZ] -- Escape from Copenhagen -- pt. III. War. Uncle Nick -- Mortal crimes -- Alsos and AZUSA -- The final push -- Trinity -- Hypocentre -- Operation Epsilon -- pt. IV. Proliferation. [Dognat i peregnat] -- Iron Curtain -- Crossroads -- Arzamas-16 -- Joe-1
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