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Author Sherrow, Victoria.

Title The making of the atom bomb / by Victoria Sherrow.

Imprint San Diego, CA : Lucent Books, c2000.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction    940.5449 SHE    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 940.5449 SHE    Available
Description 128 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series World history series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-111) and index.
Summary Discusses various topics connected to the production of the atom bomb, including the development of nuclear energy, work on atomic weapons at the Los Alamos and other sites, and the decision to use the first atomic bomb during World War II.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American -- Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb -- New Mexico -- Los Alamos -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Nuclear weapons -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Deterrence (Strategy) -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb -- History.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Juvenile literature.
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Military policy -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1560065850 : $23.70

 
    
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