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In The Shadow Of The Bomb

ISBN 10 : 9781400849499
ISBN 13 : 1400849497

In the Shadow of the Bomb narrates how two charismatic, exceptionally talented physicists--J. Robert Oppenheimer and Hans A. Bethe--came to terms with the nuclear weapons they help..

In The Shadow Of The Bomb

ISBN 10 : 0691049890
ISBN 13 : 9780691049892

A thoughtful meditation on the role of science and scientists in creating weapons of mass destruction follows J. Robert Oppenheimer and Hans A. Bethe as they struggle with the mora..


ISBN 10 : 1403491496
ISBN 13 : 9781403491497

Provides answers to such questions as "Why was Japan the first target for an atomic bomb?", "In what way was this more devastating than an ordinary bomb?", and "Did the use of atom..

In The Shadow Of The Bomb

ISBN 10 : PSU:000018977400
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Examination of the baby-boom generation of the 1960s, arguing that the youth movement was soulless and its search for meaning in its radicalism was paramount. The author's previous..

In The Shadow Of The Bomb

ISBN 10 : UCAL:B4423302
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'Brilliant expositions on elementary particle physics, and graceful eulogies on several well known physicists.' Physics World 'The book exudes the warmth of its author. It is often..

Genius In The Shadows

ISBN 10 : 9781628734775
ISBN 13 : 1628734779

Well-known names such as Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi, J. Robert Oppenheimer, and Edward Teller are usually those that surround the creation of the atom bomb. One name that is rar..