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The Resource Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman, edited by J. Samuel Walker, (electronic resource)

Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman, edited by J. Samuel Walker, (electronic resource)

Label
Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman
Title
Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Samuel Walker
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.918092
LC call number
E814
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Walker, J. Samuel
Series statement
Truman legacy series
Series volume
volume 12
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  • Truman, Harry S
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Nuclear energy
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear warfare
  • United States
Label
Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman, edited by J. Samuel Walker, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction / J. Samuel Walker -- Ketsu go: Japanese political and military strategy in 1945 / Richard B. Frank -- Truman, Hiroshima, and the morality of the atomic bomb / Wilson D. Miscamble -- On President Truman's use of the atomic bomb: momentum, timing, and General Groves / Robert S. Norris -- Harry S. Truman and the origins of the nuclear arms race / Martin V. Melosi -- Radioisotopes as political instruments from Truman to Eisenhower / Angela N. H. Creager -- Triumph and trouble in the first temple of the atom: the Atomic Energy Commission and the Raleigh Research Reactor / Thomas R. Wellock -- The decision to drop the bomb and Truman's nuclear legacy: concluding remarks / William Lanouette
  • Introduction / J. Samuel Walker -- Ending the war with Japan: the agony of 1945 / Richard B. Frank -- Truman, Hiroshima, and the morality of the atomic bomb / Wilson D. Miscamble -- On President Truman's use of the atomic bomb: momentum, timing, and General Groves / Robert S. Norris -- Harry S. Truman and the origins of the nuclear arms race / Martin V. Melosi -- Radioisotopes as political instruments from Truman to Eisenhower / Angela N. H. Creager -- Triumph and trouble in the first temple of the atom: the Atomic Energy Commission and the Raleigh Research Reactor / Thomas R. Wellock -- The decision to drop the bomb and Truman's nuclear legacy: concluding remarks / William Lanouette -- Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman: a graphic essay / Randy Sowell
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001603700
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781612481609
Isbn Type
()
Lccn
2015047876
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001603700
Label
Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman, edited by J. Samuel Walker, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction / J. Samuel Walker -- Ketsu go: Japanese political and military strategy in 1945 / Richard B. Frank -- Truman, Hiroshima, and the morality of the atomic bomb / Wilson D. Miscamble -- On President Truman's use of the atomic bomb: momentum, timing, and General Groves / Robert S. Norris -- Harry S. Truman and the origins of the nuclear arms race / Martin V. Melosi -- Radioisotopes as political instruments from Truman to Eisenhower / Angela N. H. Creager -- Triumph and trouble in the first temple of the atom: the Atomic Energy Commission and the Raleigh Research Reactor / Thomas R. Wellock -- The decision to drop the bomb and Truman's nuclear legacy: concluding remarks / William Lanouette
  • Introduction / J. Samuel Walker -- Ending the war with Japan: the agony of 1945 / Richard B. Frank -- Truman, Hiroshima, and the morality of the atomic bomb / Wilson D. Miscamble -- On President Truman's use of the atomic bomb: momentum, timing, and General Groves / Robert S. Norris -- Harry S. Truman and the origins of the nuclear arms race / Martin V. Melosi -- Radioisotopes as political instruments from Truman to Eisenhower / Angela N. H. Creager -- Triumph and trouble in the first temple of the atom: the Atomic Energy Commission and the Raleigh Research Reactor / Thomas R. Wellock -- The decision to drop the bomb and Truman's nuclear legacy: concluding remarks / William Lanouette -- Nuclear energy and the legacy of Harry S. Truman: a graphic essay / Randy Sowell
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001603700
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781612481609
Isbn Type
()
Lccn
2015047876
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001603700

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