Dark Sun: The Making Of The Hydrogen Bomb Reprint Edition, Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0684824147
ISBN-10: 0684824140
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An engrossing history of the scientific discoveries, political maneuverings, and cold-war espionage leading to the creation of mankind's most destructive weapon.

Includes 94 archival photographs and a glossary with brief descriptions of the hundreds of people interviewed and discussed in the book. Author Richard Rhodes won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the National Book Critics Circle Award for his previous atomic tome, The Making of the Atomic Bomb.

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Rhodes epic history of the hydrogen bomb and the Cold War arms race spent two weeks on PW's bestseller list.
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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  • File Size: 47520 KB
  • Print Length: 768 pages
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition (September 18, 2012)
  • Publication Date: September 18, 2012
  • Sold by: Simon and Schuster Digital Sales Inc
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B008TRUB6O
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #170,881 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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