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Robert Norris, author, "Racing for the bomb"

Author: Robert S Norris; Thomas S Blanton; Arnold Kramish; C-SPAN2 (Television network)
Publisher: West Lafayette, IN : C-SPAN Archives, ©2002.
Series: Book tv.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Mr. Norris discusses his book, "Racing for the Bomb," a biography of General Leslie Groves, a career officer in the Army Corps of Engineers and the director of the Manhattan Project. Thomas Blanton, director of the National Security Archive, comments on the book, and Arnold Kramish, an engineer who worked on the Manhattan Project, shares his experiences of the project and General Groves.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Leslie R Groves; Robert S Norris
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert S Norris; Thomas S Blanton; Arnold Kramish; C-SPAN2 (Television network)
OCLC Number: 54533826
Performer(s): Speakers: Robert Norris, Thomas Blanton, Arnold Kramish.
Event notes: Recorded June 19, 2002 at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.
Description: 1 videocassette (73 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Book tv.
Other Titles: Racing for the bomb
Responsibility: C-SPAN2.

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Mr. Norris discusses his book, "Racing for the Bomb," a biography of General Leslie Groves, a career officer in the Army Corps of Engineers and the director of the Manhattan Project. Thomas Blanton, director of the National Security Archive, comments on the book, and Arnold Kramish, an engineer who worked on the Manhattan Project, shares his experiences of the project and General Groves.

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