Livermore, CA: Lawrence Radiation Lab. n.d. 1 photo, color photo approx. 19-3/4" x 15" mounted on board approx. 24-1/4" x 20"
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Washington, DC: Ethics & Pub. Policy Center, 1982. 417, bibliography, index, DJ somewhat soiled and edges worn: small tears, small pieces missing.
Washington, DC: Ethics & Pub. Policy Center, 1982. 417, wraps, bibliography, index, some wear to cover edges, 4-page summary from the publisher laid in.
Oak Ridge, TN: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, 1972. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. Quarto (approximately 8 inches by 10.5 inches). xx,199,  pages. Wraps. Abbreviations. Illustrations. Tables. Charts. Figures. Appendix. Bibliography. Ex-library copy with library stamps on front cover (only library markings noted). Covers slightly soiled and staple holes. The United States Atomic Energy Commission, commonly known as the AEC, was an agency of the United States government established after World War II by U.S. Congress to foster and control the peacetime development of atomic science and technology. President Harry S. Truman signed the McMahon/Atomic Energy Act on August 1, 1946, transferring the control of atomic energy from military to civilian hands, effective on January 1, 1947. This shift gave the members of the AEC complete control of the plants, laboratories, equipment, and personnel assembled during the war to produce the atomic bomb.
Los Alamos, NM: Los Alamos National Lab. 2001. Quarto, 34, wraps, profusely illus. in color. LALP-01-187, December 2001.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1973. Revised Edition. 55, wraps, illus., references, covers slightly soiled, some wear along edges of covers.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1969. Revised Edition. 54, wraps, illus., references, covers somewhat soiled, some wear along edges of covers, small stains in lower margin of text.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983. Fourth Printing. 283, wraps, notes, index, yellow highlighting and ink underlining to text, slight wear to cover edges, price stamp inside fr flyleaf The author examines similarities and differences between the nuclear age and previous periods of international history.
Cambridge, MA: Ballinger Publishing Company, c1982. First? Edition. First? Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 183 pages, notes, bibliography, index, erratum sheet laid in, some wear to DJ edges, top corner of rear DJ flap creased.
New York: Basic Books, Inc., 1982. First Printing. 206, figures, notes, bibliography, index, crease in front DJ, small tear to DJ spine.
New York: Harper & Row, 1968. First Edition. 176, appendix, sources, index, usual library markings, DJ in plastic sleeve, DJ slightly soiled.
Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, c1984. First Printing. 24 cm, 229, illus., usual library markings, part of DJ cut off and pasted inside front board and endpaper.
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1969. 273, illus., bibliography, index, DJ worn and scuffed: small tears, several small pieces missing.
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1966. First Printing. 554, chronology, bibliography, index, stray mark on rear flyleaf, some soiling to fore-edge, DJ soiled & scuffed: sm tears & chips.
New York: Facts on File Publications, 1985. First Printing. Wraps. 150 pages. Wraps, figures, maps, appendices, sources, notes, index, top corner front cover cut off, some wear to spine edges.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970. Book Club Edition. 496, illus., bibliography, index, DJ somewhat scuffed and soiled, some wear to DJ edges.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970. Book Club Edition. 496, illus., bibliography, index, usual library markings, ink underlining to several pages, DJ in plastic sleeve DJ somewhat soiled and some edge wear. An appraisal of the central themes of modern technologies: power, speed, mass production, automation, instant communication, and remote control.
New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1970. 496, illus., bibliography, index, DJ somewhat worn/soiled: small edge tears/chips, front DJ flap price clipped, boards stained.
Washington, DC: National Geographic, 1981. 115, wraps, profusely illus. (many in color), maps, bibliography, top corner front cover creased, small stain on title page some wear to cover edges. Topics covered include our energy predicament, America's auto mania, living better on less, an atlas of energy resources, synfuels, new energy frontier, and energy source book.
Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences, 1975. Quarto, 213, wraps, figures, charts, tables, appendices, references, glossary, small stain on rear cover.
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1962. Hardcover. 22 cm, 355 pages, illus., Former owner's stamp on title page.
London: Atlantic Books, 1958. 579, footnotes, documents quoted, index, lib stamps & due slip, fr bd weak, paper clips marks & stains ins fr flylf, lib sticker sp.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. , 252 pages. Index. DJ has some wear, tears, creasing, soiling and chips. DJ is price clipped. Pencil erasure residue on fep. The author was educated at George Washington University and Catholic University. He was Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of EG & G, Inc, one of the leading high-technology companies in the United States. He also served as Chairman of the National Association of Manufacturers. During WWII the author worked under J. Robert Oppenheimer on arming devices for the first bombs; after the war, as a principal founder of a high-technology company specializing in instrumentation, he measured the effects of most major atomic tests. He rejects the concept of a limited atomic war as nonsense.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983. First Printing. Hardcover. 252 pages. Index, some foxing to fore-edge, DJ somewhat soiled and some edge wear. Signed by the author.
Esher, Surrey, United Kingdom: Surrey House Corporate Communication Ltd., 2008. Presumed First Edition/First Printing thus. Wraps. 76 pages, plus covers. Includes illustrations. Many illustrations in color. Item removed from plastic for cataloguing. This periodical was intended to serve the global CBRNE community.