The Los Alamos Primer

Author: Robert Serber
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520075764
Size: 33.81 MB
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Primer, the first document passed out to new recruits to the wartime enterprise, classified Secret Limited for twenty years after the Second World War and published here for the first time.

Critical Assembly

Author: Lillian Hoddeson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521541176
Size: 11.29 MB
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This 1993 book explores how the 'critical assembly' of scientists at Los Alamos created the first atomic bombs.

Peace War

Author: Robert Serber
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231105460
Size: 46.92 MB
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Discusses the author's experiences with Oppenheimer at Los Alamos

The Physics Of The Manhattan Project

Author: Bruce Cameron Reed
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662435330
Size: 56.76 MB
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The development of nuclear weapons during the Manhattan Project is one of the most significant scientific events of the twentieth century.

Atomic Energy For Military Purposes

Author: Henry De Wolf Smyth
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804717229
Size: 57.51 MB
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An exploration of how atomic energy was deployed for military purposes, this text traces the administrative history of the topic and the problems and issues faced as the project became a reality.

Picturing The Bomb

Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated
Size: 33.65 MB
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The granddaughter of Enrico Fermi, a key participant in the Manhattan Project, presents a pictorial survey of the making of the atomic bomb, containing many never-before-published photographs and snapshots of the many aspects of the Project ...

Nuclear Weapons

Author: Jeremy Bernstein
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 052188408X
Size: 63.11 MB
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Nuclear Weapons is designed to give a layperson an understanding of both the history and technology of nuclear weapons.

Nuclear Safeguards Security And Nonproliferation

Author: James Doyle
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080888118
Size: 52.86 MB
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The book is divided into 3 sections and includes 30 chapters on such topics as - the security of nuclear facilities and material, the illicit trafficking of nuclear materials, improvised nuclear devices, how to prevent nuclear terrorism.