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The American Historical Review, Volume 83, Number 2: April 1978
Washington, DC: American Historical Association, 1978. Wraps. x, 323-575 p. 42 pages of advertisements at the back. Footnotes.
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Coronet: Volume 28, No. 6, Whole No. 168: October, 1950
Chicago, IL: Esquire, Inc. 1950. Wraps. 160 p. Includes illustrations. Some illustrations in color.
[Book #57579]
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Coronet: Volume 29, No. 3, Whole No. 171: January, 1951
Chicago, IL: Esquire, Inc. 1951. Wraps. 156 pages. Includes illustrations. Some illustrations in color. Cover has some wear and soiling. Some page discoloration.
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Joint Nuclear Explosive Training Facility, JNETF Medallion
Los Alamos, NM: Los Alamos National Lab. n.d. 1 medallion, coin/medallion.
[Book #50866]
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Life Magazine, vol. 59, no. 8, August 20, 1965
Chicago, IL: Time, Inc. 1965. Quarto, 96, wraps, illus. (some color), some darkening to text, front cover to p. 63 bent, rear cover soiled, address sticker on front cover.
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Los Alamos National Laboratory & The University of California; Science in the National Interest, Photographs Celebrating Six Decades of Excellence
Los Alamos, NM: Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2006. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. 225, [1] pages. Timeline. Illustrations (some in color). Format is approximately 12 inches by 9.5 inches. Gift inscription from Laboratory scientist on title page. Foreword by Robert C. Dynes. Introduction by Robert W. Kuckuck. Los Alamos National Laboratory (Los Alamos or LANL for short) is a United States Department of Energy national laboratory initially organized during World War II for the design of nuclear weapons as part of the Manhattan Project. Los Alamos was selected as the location for bomb design and officially commissioned in 1943. At the time it was known as Project Y, one of a series of laboratories located across the United States given letter names to maintain their secrecy. Los Alamos was the center for design and overall coordination, while the other labs concentrated on the production of uranium and plutonium bomb fuels. Los Alamos was the heart of the project, bringing together some of the world's most famous scientists, among them numerous Nobel Prize winners.
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Presentation of the Army-Navy Production Award to the Men and Women of the TNX Division, Explosives Department, E. I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co., Inc. at Hanford engineer Works, October 20, 1945, Richland, Washington.
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Reader's Digest: February, 1946: Volume 48, No. 286
Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest Association, Inc. 1946. Wraps. 168 p.
[Book #57502]
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The Reader's Digest: May, 1946: Volume 48, Number 289
Pleasantville, NY: The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. 1946. Wraps. 168 p.
[Book #57507]
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Reader's Digest: November, 1979: Volume 115, No. 691
Pleasantville, NY: The Reader's Digest, 1979. Wraps. 300 p. Includes illustrations. Some illustrations in color.
[Book #57550]
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Reader's Digest: Volume 137, No. 823: November, 1990
Pleasantville, NY: The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. 1990. Wraps. 144 p. Includes illustrations. Some illustrations in color.
[Book #57555]
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Sandia Perspectives 2000 [SAND99-2068]; Protection the National Interest for 50 Years
Sandia National Laboratories, 1999. Wraps. 37, [1] pages, plus seven partial sheet bound inserts. Format is 11 inches by 8.5 inches. Illustrations (many in color). The Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), managed and operated by the National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (a wholly owned subsidiary of Honeywell International), is one of two major United States Department of Energy research and development national laboratories. In December 2016, it was announced that National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia, under the direction of Honeywell International, will take over the management of Sandia National Laboratories starting on May 1, 2017. Their primary mission is to develop, engineer, and test the non-nuclear components of nuclear weapons. The primary campus is located on Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico and the other is in Livermore, California, next to Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Sandia is a National Nuclear Security Administration laboratory.
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Assessing the Nuclear Age: Selections from the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Len Ackland, Steven McGuire, eds.
Chicago, IL: Educat'l Found/Nuclear Sci, 1986. 382, wraps, bibliography, index, name of previous owner, some cover wear, soil, & creases, some underlining/marginal marks to text.
[Book #53660]
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Uranium Wars; The Scientific Rivalry That Created the Nuclear Age. Amir D. Aczel.
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 248 pages. Glossary of Atomic Terms. Illustrations. Notes. References. Index. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Amir Dan Aczel (November 6, 1950 – November 26, 2015) was an Israeli-born American lecturer in mathematics and the history of mathematics and science, and an author of popular books on mathematics and science. Amir D. Aczel was born in Haifa, Israel. When Aczel was 21 he studied at the University of California, Berkeley. He graduated with a BA in mathematics in 1975, and received a Master of Science in 1976. Several years later Aczel earned a Ph.D. in statistics from the University of Oregon. Aczel taught mathematics at universities in California, Alaska, Massachusetts, Italy, and Greece. He accepted a professorship at Bentley College in Massachusetts, where he taught classes on the history of science and the history of mathematics. While teaching at Bentley, Aczel wrote several books on mathematics and science. His book, Fermat's Last Theorem, was a United States bestseller and was nominated for a Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Aczel appeared on CNN, CNBC, The History Channel, and Nightline. Aczel was a 2004 Fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and Visiting Scholar in the History of Science at Harvard University (2007). In 2003 he became a research fellow at the Boston University Center for Philosophy and History of Science, and in Fall 2011 was teaching mathematics courses at University of Massachusetts Boston. He died in 2015.
[Book #72852]
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The Price of Power: America Since 1945. Herbert Agar.
Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 1957. Reprint. 1969 printing. Hardcover. xi, 201 p. Index.
[Book #61639]
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Bombshell: The Secret Story of America's Unknown Atomic Spy Conspiracy. Joseph Albright, Marcia Kunstel.
New York: Times Books Random House, 1997. First edition. Stated. Hardcover. xv, 399, [1] p. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index.
[Book #61271]
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Atomic Imperialism; The State, Monopoly, and the Bomb. James S. Allen.
New York: International Publishers, 1952. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. 288 pages. Reference notes. Index. DJ has wear, soiling, and notations on DJ flap. Edges soiled. Some endpaper discoloration. Name in ink on fep. James S. "Jim" Allen, born Sol Auerbach (1906–1986), was an American Marxist historian, journalist, editor, activist, and functionary of the Communist Party USA. Allen is best remembered as the author and editor of over two dozen books and pamphlets and as one of the party's leading experts on African-American history. Allen is credited with helping to save from execution the young black men charged in the Scottsboro case by his prompt and relentless publicity of the case, which helped make their trial a cause célèbre. From 1951, Allen was working for International Publishers (IP).
[Book #74323]
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Code-Name Downfall: The Secret Plan to Invade Japan--and Why Truman Dropped the Bomb. Thomas B. Allen, Norman Polmar.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995. First Printing. Hardcover. 351 pages. Illus., maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. Signed by both authors on title page. SIGNED.
[Book #39450]
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Code-Name Downfall: The Secret Plan to Invade Japan--and Why Truman Dropped the Bomb. Thomas B. Allen, Norman Polmar.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995. First Printing. 351, illus., maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, index.
[Book #51056]
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Code-Name Downfall: The Secret Plan to Invade Japan--and Why Truman Dropped the Bomb. Thomas B. Allen, Norman Polmar.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995. First Printing. 351, illus., maps, appendices, notes, bibliography, index, usual library markings, rear flyleaf has been removedDJ in plastic sleeve. This book details the U.S. plans to invade Japan at the end of the Second World War. The authors contend that the Japanese were not planning on surrendering, and were only forced to do so by the American use of atomic weapons.
[Book #54872]
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Atomic Diplomacy: Hiroshima and Potsdam. The Use of the Atomic Bomb and the American Confrontation with Soviet Power. Gar Alperovitz.
New York: Simon and Schuster, [1965]. First Printing. Hardcover. 25 cm,. xiv, 317, index, some wear, soiling, and creasing to DJ, some page discoloration, especially at endpapers. Inscribed by the author.
[Book #26097]
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Atomic Diplomacy: Hiroshima and Potsdam. The Use of the Atomic Bomb and the American Confrontation with Soviet Power. Gar Alperovitz.
New York: Penguin Books, 1985. Expanded Edition. 427, wraps, footnotes, appendices, bibliography, notes, index, some darkening to text, some wear to cover edges.
[Book #55317]
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The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb and the Architecture of an American Myth. Gar Alperovitz.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1995. First Edition [stated], presumed first printing. Hardcover. xiv, 847, [1] pages. Footnotes. Appendix. Notes. Selected Bibliography. Index. Inscribed by author on fep. The author was assisted by Sanho Tree, Edward Rouse Winstead, Kathryn C. Morris, David J. Williams, Leo C. Maley III, Thad Williamson, and Miranda Grieder. Gar Alperovitz (born May 5, 1936) is an American political economist and historian. He was the Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland, College Park Department of Government and Politics from 1999 to 2015. Alperovitz was a Fellow of King's College, Cambridge; a founding Fellow of the Harvard Institute of Politics; a Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies; and a Guest Scholar at the Brookings Institution. He also served as a Legislative Director in the US House of Representatives and the US Senate and as a Special Assistant in the US Department of State. Alperovitz is a member of the board of directors for the New Economics Institute and a founding principal of the Democracy Collaborative.
[Book #75116]
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We accuse! : The Story of the Miscarriage of American Justice in the Case of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Joseph Alsop, Stewart Alsop.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1954. First edition. First printing [stated]. Wraps. [6], 88 p.; 23 cm.
[Book #67402]
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The Great Decision: The Secret History of the Atomic Bomb. Michael Amrine.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1959. 251, index, ink notes ins fr flylf, ink & pencil underlining & notes throughout text, DJ worn: sm tears, sm pcs missing, lg tear sp.
[Book #6552]
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