Nuclear Dawn: The Atomic Bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War

Nuclear Dawn: The Atomic Bomb, from the Manhattan Project to the Cold War

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When President Obama and others say they want to end America's dependence on foreign oil, the vision is usually presented in terms of "a new Manhattan Project." So what really was the Manhattan Project? According to James Delgado, at the start of the project in 1942, the element plutonium only existed in microscopic quantities. By June 16, 1945, the date of the world's first nuclear bomb test, America had a fully-operational plutonium industry capable of producing… (more)

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Publisher: Osprey Publishing (December 20, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 216 pages

File size: 20.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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