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Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Bernie Gourley - Goodreads

This is an outstanding journalistic account of the Manhattan Project from pre-inception past the use of the bomb. I starts with Leo Szilard's consideration of the HG Wells' novel "The World Set Free ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Nanci Svensson - Goodreads

My hobbies right now: the Manhattan Project and crocheting. And NOTHING else. Help me. Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Billy - Goodreads

Massive work on the titular weapon. Despite the seemingly limited title, the book covers virtually all the developments in nuclear physics required to arrive at Trinity along with all the associated ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Siby - Goodreads

The development and use of the atomic bomb was probably the most definitive moment of World War II, something that accelerated the inevitable end of the war, but more importantly, changed the whole ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Tag Garibay - Goodreads

This book details the creation of the atomic bomb from the first time the idea of atoms and neutrons were first conceived to the dropping of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This book ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Jlawrence - Goodreads

Excellent history not just of the making of the atomic bomb, but of twin tales of early 20th-century discoveries in physics and simultaneous evolution of total war between nation states that led to ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Myles - Goodreads

Hard to imagine a world without the A-Bomb. Also hard to imagine how a small group of Jewish scientist emigres convinced the US Government to make the biggest investment in weaponry ever based on a ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - djcb - Goodreads

Exellent book -- describes the scientific, political and military backgrounds of the first atomic bomb (and its use). In 1930's some people conjectured that one could make a bomb by splitting atoms ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Loren - Goodreads

If you like reading anthologies you might find this book to be good. Do not expect this to be a straightforward history of the making of the atomic bomb. This takes bits and pieces from dozens of ... Read full review

Review: The Making of the Atomic Bomb

User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

I'm not into persevering with books unless it seems like they're going to get better, so in this book I gave up after about 150 pages. Physics really interests me but this went off on so many ... Read full review


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