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The bomb : a life

Author: Gerard J De Groot
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bombs are as old as hatred itself. But it was the 20th century that brought forth humanity's most powerful and destructive invention. DeGroot tells the story of this once unimaginable weapon that has  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerard J De Groot
ISBN: 9780674017245 0674017242
OCLC Number: 740560286
Description: xiii, 307 : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Gerard J. DeGroot.

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Gerard DeGroot...has produced a timely account of mankind's most awful invention, wrly wrapped as a biography...This is a clever cocktail of reportage, analysis and anecdote, from the physics of the Read more...

 
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