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Author Burgan, Michael.

Title Hiroshima : birth of the nuclear age / by Michael Burgan
Published New York : Marshall Cavendish Benchmark, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (128 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Perspectives on
Perspectives on--
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 -- A Special Mission; Chapter 2 -- A Time of Trouble; Chapter 3 -- The Manhattan Project; Chapter 4 -- War on Several Fronts; Chapter 5 -- The Nuclear Age Begins; Chapter 6 -- Reactions and Questions; Chapter 7 -- Nuclear Arms and the Cold War; Chapter 8 -- An Enduring Debate; Timeline; Notes; Further Information; Bibliography; Index
Summary "Provides comprehensive information on the Manhattan Project, the bombing of Hiroshima, and its legacy"--Provided by the publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 116-122) and index
Subject Atomic bomb -- United States -- History.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0761446532 (electronic bk.)
9780761446538 (electronic bk.)