The Making of the Atomic Bomb.

New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1986. First edition. hardcoover in 1/2 cloth. Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of book and price clipped dust jacket. Name of former owner on flyleaf. 886 p. w/illustrations, notes, bibliography & index. Perhaps the best history of the decades long race to study the atom and create the atomic bomb. Includes the epilogue survey history of the creation of the Hydrogen bomb, dropped in later editions after Rhodes' 1995 Dark Sun book came out. 1988 Pulitzer Prize winner for non-fiction. Very good / very good, price clipped. Item #19428

Price: $55.00

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