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Fallout : J. Robert Oppenheimer, Leo Szilard, and the political science of the atomic bomb

Author: Jim Ottaviani; et al
Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI : G.T. Labs, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"A story of the Manhattan Project and the price J. Robert Oppenheimer, Leo Szilard, and we all paid for the atomic bomb."--P. [4] of cover.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Graphic novels
Biographical comic books, strips, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ottaviani, Jim.
Fallout.
Ann Arbor, MI : G.T. Labs, c2001
(OCoLC)607726360
Named Person: J Robert Oppenheimer; Leo Szilard
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Ottaviani; et al
ISBN: 0966010639 9780966010633
OCLC Number: 49000157
Notes: Cover title.
Written by Jim Ottaviani, with art by various artists.
Description: 239 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Other Titles: J. Robert Oppenheimer, Leo Szilard, and the political science of the atomic bomb
Responsibility: Jim Ottaviani ... [et al.].

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"A story of the Manhattan Project and the price J. Robert Oppenheimer, Leo Szilard, and we all paid for the atomic bomb."--P. [4] of cover.

So, you've always wanted to learn how to build an atomic bomb. You're in luck; Jim Ottaviani is not only a comics writer, he also has a master's degree in nuclear engineering! But even though it's not a complete do-it yourself manual (assembly required, and plutonium is definitely NOT included), Fallout will bring you up to speed on the science and politics of the nuclear gadgets. The focus of Fallout is on scientists, in particular J. Robert Oppenheimer and Leo Szilard, whose lives offer a cautionary tale about the uneasy alliance between the military, the government, and the beginnings of "big science."

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