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Bomb : the race to build-- and steal-- the world's most dangerous weapon / Steve Sheinkin.

Sheinkin, Steve. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J 623.45 SHE (Text) 38217000577037 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL J623.45 SHE (Text) 36241000405355 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545617499
  • Physical Description: 266 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, Inc., 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-259) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Three-Way Race -- Chain Reactions -- How to Build an Atomic Bomb -- Final Assembly.
Summary, etc.:
Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.
Subject: Atomic bomb > History.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Great Britain.
World War, 1939-1945 > Commando operations > Norway > Vemork.
Operation Freshman, 1942.
Atomic bomb > Germany > History.

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