Brighter Than a Thousand Suns: A Personal History of the Atomic Scientists

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Harcourt Brace, 1958 - Science - 369 pages
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An account of the remarkable scientists who discovered that nuclear fission was possible and then became concerned about its implications. Index. Translated by James Cleugh.

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Review: Brighter than a Thousand Suns: A Personal History of the Atomic Scientists

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

In trying to struggle through reading Quantum, I recalled reading this book a fair amount of years ago. (It was much more readable than Quantum.) The story of the discovery of the theories of physics ... Read full review

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User Review  - Leah R - Goodreads

The history of the scientists who built the atomic bomb. Lots of personal, close up stories of the Manhattan Project and its people. Pretty good and accurate and detailed especially considering how ... Read full review

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