Dark Sun The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb

ISBN-10: 0684824140
ISBN-13: 9780684824147
Edition: 1996
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Book details

List price: $22.00
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: 8/6/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.848

Richard Lee Rhodes is a writer. He was born in Kansas City, Kansas on July 4, 1937. Rhodes received a B.A. from Yale University in 1959. Rhodes has received grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the Sloan Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. He began writing articles and essays that appeared in Harper's, Reader's Digest, Esquire, The New Yorker, and Rolling Stone. Rhodes first book, The Island Ground, was published in 1970. He has written more than two dozen books. Rhodes' book, The Making of the Atomic Bomb won the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction, the National Book Award for Nonfiction, and the National Book Critics Circle Award in General Nonfiction. Another book, Dark Sun: The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in History in 1996.

Preface to the Sloan Technology Series
Prologue: Deliveries
A Choice Between Worlds
'A Smell of Nuclear Powder'
Diffusion
'Material of Immense Value'
A Russian Connection
'Super Lend-Lease'
Rendezvous
'Mass Production'
Explosions
'Provide the Bomb'
A Pretty Good Description
New Weapons Added to the Arsenals
Transitions
Peculiar Sovereignties
Changing History
F-115.Modus Vivendi
Sailing Near the Wind
Getting Down to Business
'This Buck Rogers Universe'
First Lightning
'Gung-ho for the Super'
Scorpions in a Bottle
Fresh Horrors
Lessons of Limited War
Hydrodynamic Lenses and Radiation Mirrors
Mike
Powers of Retaliation
In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer
Scorpions in a Bottle
Epilogue: 'The Gradual Removal of Prejudices'
Acknowledgments
Notes
Glossary of Names
Bibliography
Index

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