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Scientists and the Development of Nuclear Weapons (Control of Nature) Paperback

ISBN-13: 978-1573925389 ISBN-10: 1573925381 Edition: First Edition

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Product Details

  • Series: Control of Nature
  • Paperback: 139 pages
  • Publisher: Prometheus Books; First Edition edition (January 1, 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1573925381
  • ISBN-13: 978-1573925389
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,068,121 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"[Badash's] admirable book . . . is authoritative (good bibliography), and yet it is good reading."


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Lawrence Badash is Professor of History of Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and head of its program in History of Science.

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By Dietrich Hahn on April 1, 2010
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Lawrence Badash's book is an excellent synopsis of all most important facts in the described period from 1939 till 1963. Readable also for everyone without any specialized knowledge. A really good work !
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