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Parsons, William Sterling 1901-1953

Works: 5 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 621 library holdings
Genres: History  Science radio programs  Radio docudramas 
Roles: Performer, Author
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about William Sterling Parsons
Most widely held works by William Sterling Parsons
Facing history and ourselves : Holocaust and human behavior : resource book by Margot Stern Strom( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of racism, prejudice and antisemitism in order to promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry. Traces the historical events that led to the Holocaust and other examples of genocide to help students make the connection between history and the moral choices they will confront
The quick and the dead : the atom bomb by Fred W Friendly( Recording )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

NBC News presents "The quick and the dead", a radio series intended to explain atomic energy to Americans. Part documentary, part drama, the show features Bob Hope as an average citizen trying to understand the benefits and dangers of the atom. In Episode Two entitled, "Mister Hope and the atomic bomb", Bob is given a behind the scenes look at the development of America's first atomic device. The four part series is produced by Fred W. Friendly and includes the the voices of real-life people and well known actors portraying historical figures
William Sterling Parsons papers by William Sterling Parsons( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, journal of Parson's activities (1951-1952) as commander of Cruiser Division Six, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, articles, newspaper clippings, and other material relating primarily to his role in the development and testing of the atomic bomb (Manhattan Project, the bombing of Hiroshima, and Operation Crossroads). Correspondents include Bernard M. Baruch, Vannevar Bush, Robert B. Carney, Karl Compton, Ralph Earle, Jr., George Fielding Eliot, James Forrestal, James Gavin, Leslie R. Groves, David E. Lilienthal, Ernest K. Lindley, and Lewis L. Strauss
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.25 for Target Hir ... to 0.86 for William St ...)

Alternative Names
Parsons, Deak 1901-1953

William Sterling Parsons Amerikaans officier (1901-1953)

William Sterling Parsons oficial estadounidense

William Sterling Parsons Rear admiral (Contre-amiral) de l'US Navy

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