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Author Reed, Thomas C.

Title The nuclear express : a political history of the bomb and its proliferation / Thomas C. Reed and Danny B. Stillman.

Imprint Minneapolis : Zenith Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    623.4511 REE    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    623.4511 REE    Available
Description viii, 392 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Big news: fission releases neutrons! -- Los Alamos: a first, but not the last -- The raids on Japan -- The U.S.S.R. and the United Kingdom: unintended partners -- First attempts at controls -- France and Israel: the apprentices -- China breaks the European cartel -- Nuclear maturity comes to the little three -- Struggling with the barn door -- Changes of state in the Mideast and South Asia -- South Africa -- The Soviet Union -- The once-nuclear Soviet republics -- China's decade of nuclear transparency -- The Fakirs: India, Pakistan, and North Korea -- Fingerprints -- Star and crescent rising -- George's-Antoine Kurtz is alive and well -- Why?
Subject Nuclear weapons -- History.
Added Author Stillman, Danny B.
ISBN 9780760335024

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