The Resource Building the bombs : a history of the nuclear weapons complex, Charles R. Loeber ; edited by Lorna Gail Clark and Phil Brittenham ; illustrated by Michael Townsend ; designed by Jan Gaunce

Building the bombs : a history of the nuclear weapons complex, Charles R. Loeber ; edited by Lorna Gail Clark and Phil Brittenham ; illustrated by Michael Townsend ; designed by Jan Gaunce

Label
Building the bombs : a history of the nuclear weapons complex
Title
Building the bombs
Title remainder
a history of the nuclear weapons complex
Statement of responsibility
Charles R. Loeber ; edited by Lorna Gail Clark and Phil Brittenham ; illustrated by Michael Townsend ; designed by Jan Gaunce
Title variation
History of the nuclear weapons complex
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NHS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Loeber, Charles R
Funding information
"Sandia National Laboratories is a multi-program laboratory managed and operated by Sandia Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin Corporation, for the United States Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration under contract DE-AC04-94AL85000."--P. iv.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clark, Lorna Gail
  • Brittenham, Phil
  • Sandia National Laboratories
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear weapons
Label
Building the bombs : a history of the nuclear weapons complex, Charles R. Loeber ; edited by Lorna Gail Clark and Phil Brittenham ; illustrated by Michael Townsend ; designed by Jan Gaunce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Shipping list no.: 2013-0093-P
  • "SAND # 2012-7878P"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Einstein opens the door -- The Manhattan Project -- German atomic bomb program -- Espionage during the Manhattan Project -- Creating the Cold War -- Two scorpions in a bottle -- Tests and test sites -- Performance improvements -- To the brink -- Safety and security improvements -- Ending the Cold War -- Maintaining deterrence -- Epilogue -- Appendices
Control code
828180110
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 266 p.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, port., charts
System control number
  • (GPO)20130354
  • tmp97410702
Label
Building the bombs : a history of the nuclear weapons complex, Charles R. Loeber ; edited by Lorna Gail Clark and Phil Brittenham ; illustrated by Michael Townsend ; designed by Jan Gaunce
Publication
Note
  • Shipping list no.: 2013-0093-P
  • "SAND # 2012-7878P"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Einstein opens the door -- The Manhattan Project -- German atomic bomb program -- Espionage during the Manhattan Project -- Creating the Cold War -- Two scorpions in a bottle -- Tests and test sites -- Performance improvements -- To the brink -- Safety and security improvements -- Ending the Cold War -- Maintaining deterrence -- Epilogue -- Appendices
Control code
828180110
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 266 p.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map, port., charts
System control number
  • (GPO)20130354
  • tmp97410702

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