Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | November 7, 2014

    Carli Davidson: IMG Puppies for Sale? Read This First



    Shake Puppies contains an almost unsettling amount of cuteness. There is a good chance after looking through its pages you will get puppy fever and... Continue »

    spacer

Atomic Energy for Military Purposes: The Official Report on the Development of the Atomic Bomb Under the Auspices of the United States Go (Stanford Nuclear Age)

by

Atomic Energy for Military Purposes: The Official Report on the Development of the Atomic Bomb Under the Auspices of the United States Go (Stanford Nuclear Age) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This historic document, generally known as 'The Smyth Report, ' was written in secret between the summer of 1944 and the spring of 1945 at the direction of Major General L.R. Groves, who was in charge of the atomic bomb project, as a 'report to the nation.'

Synopsis:

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804717229
Designed:
Morrison, Philip
Author:
Morrison, Philip
Author:
Sherwin, Martin
Author:
Smyth, Henry D.
Author:
Smyth, Henry
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Location:
Stanford, Calif.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military Science
Subject:
Military - Weapons
Subject:
History
Subject:
Military - Nuclear Warfare
Subject:
Nuclear energy
Subject:
Nuclear weapons
Subject:
Atomic bomb
Subject:
Nuclear weapons -- History.
Subject:
Atomic bomb -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Science Reference-Technology
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Stanford nuclear age series
Series Volume:
no. 27
Publication Date:
19900131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
344
Dimensions:
8.50 x 5.50 in

Other books you might like

  1. Cardinal Choices: Presidential... Used Trade Paper $7.95
  2. A River Lost: The Life and Death of...
    Used Trade Paper $5.95
  3. History Wars: The Enola Gay and... Used Trade Paper $8.95
  4. Preponderance of Power: National... Used Trade Paper $19.50
  5. Toxic Sludge Is Good for You: Lies,... Used Trade Paper $8.95
  6. The Millennium: A Comedy of the Year... Used Trade Paper $4.50

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » Military » US Military » General
History and Social Science » Military » Weapons » General
Reference » Science Reference » Technology
Science and Mathematics » Energy » Nuclear Engineering
Science and Mathematics » Environmental Studies » General

Atomic Energy for Military Purposes: The Official Report on the Development of the Atomic Bomb Under the Auspices of the United States Go (Stanford Nuclear Age) New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$34.95 Backorder
Product details 344 pages Stanford University Press - English 9780804717229 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , 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.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.