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Almighty : courage, resistance, and existential peril in the nuclear age / Dan Zak.

Zak, Dan, (author.).

Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 327.1747 Zak (Text) 31208912459049 non-fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 327.1747 ZAK (Text) 30032010683859 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399173752
  • ISBN: 0399173757
  • Physical Description: 402 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Blue Rider Press, [2016].

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 342-387) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I. Action -- Manhattan -- The Field -- The Prophet -- The Miracle -- Security -- Part II. Reaction -- Washington -- Oak Ridge -- The Trial -- Part III. Relativity/Uncertainty -- The Modern Paradox -- Good Faith -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: A riveting, chilling tale of how a group of ragtag activists infiltrated one of the most secure nuclear weapons sites in the United States, told alongside a broader history of America's nuclear stewardship, from the early stages of the Manhattan Project to our country's never-ending investment in nuclear weaponry."-- Amazon.com.
Subject: Antinuclear movement > United States > History > 21st century.
Pacifists > Tennessee > Oak Ridge > Biography.
Y-12 National Security Complex (U.S.).
Courage > United States.
Government, Resistance to > United States.
Nuclear weapons > Moral and ethical aspects > United States.
Nuclear weapons > Social aspects > United States.
Nuclear weapons > United States > History.
Nuclear weapons industry > United States > History.
United States > Military policy.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / Arms Control.
HISTORY / Military / Biological & Chemical Warfare.
HISTORY / Military / Nuclear Warfare.

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