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The Atomic City girls

Author: Janet Beard; Xe Sands
Publisher: [New York, NY] : HarperAudio ; [Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, [2018] ℗2018
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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In November 1944, eighteen-year-old June Walker boards an unmarked bus, destined for a city that doesn't officially exist. There, June joins hundreds of other young girls operating massive machines whose purpose is never explained. When the bombing of Hiroshima brings the truth about Oak Ridge into focus, June must confront her ideals about loyalty, patriotism, and war itself.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Beard; Xe Sands
ISBN: 9781538496855 1538496852 9781538496879 1538496879
OCLC Number: 1020406860
Notes: Title from disc surface.
"A novel"--Container insert.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Performed by Xe Sands.
Description: 7 audio discs (8 3/4 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Janet Beard.

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In November 1944, eighteen-year-old June Walker boards an unmarked bus, destined for a city that doesn't officially exist. There, June joins hundreds of other young girls operating massive machines whose purpose is never explained. When the bombing of Hiroshima brings the truth about Oak Ridge into focus, June must confront her ideals about loyalty, patriotism, and war itself.

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