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Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War II / Susan Williams.

Williams, A. Susan, author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 940.5486 WIL (Text) 36626103763496 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 940.5486 WILLIAMS (Text) 33946003138943 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 12/06/2016
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 940.5486 WIL (Text) 34330512961302 Adult - New Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781610396547
  • ISBN: 1610396545
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 369 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-327), filmography (page 329), and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Letter from Albert Einstein to President Roosevelt, 2 August 1939 -- The Manhattan Project and Shinkolobwe -- TETON -- CRISP -- CRUMB -- Chief of Station, Congo -- 'Attention! Bloc radioactif!' -- ANGELLA -- 'Born secret' -- The mission -- The British opposites -- FLARE -- The cutout -- LOCUST -- 'Hotbed of spies' -- Framed -- Collaborating with the Nazis -- A dead shot -- Stehli the detective -- 'One minute to midnight' -- Hiroshima -- Atomic spies -- The missing link.
Summary, etc.: "In the 1940s, the brightest minds of the United States and Nazi Germany raced to West Africa with a single mission: to secure the essential ingredient of the atomic bomb&#x;and to make sure nobody saw them doing it,"--Amazon.com.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Congo (Democratic Republic)
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > United States.
Spies > Congo (Democratic Republic) > History > 20th century.
Spies > United States > History > 20th century.
Uranium mines and mining > Congo (Democratic Republic) > History > 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 > Equipment and supplies.
Atomic bomb > United States > History.
Congo (Democratic Republic) > History > 1908-1960.
United States. Office of Strategic Services.

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