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Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon / Steve Sheinkin.

Sheinkin, Steve. (Author).
  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781596434875
  • ISBN: 1596434872
  • Description: 266 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Roaring Brook Press, c2012.
  • Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 2013 Sibert Medal, 2013 YALSA Nonfiction Award Winner, 2013 National Book Award Finalist, 2013

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  • 50 of 74 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 11 of 13 copies available at Melrose.

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Content descriptions

General Note: "Book design by Jay Colvin"--t.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-259) and index.
Contents Note: Three-way race -- Chain reactions -- How to build an atomic bomb -- Final assembly.
Summary: ecounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon

Citation:

Sheinkin, Steve. "Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon." New York, New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2012.

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