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Atoms for Peace Digest, Volume 3, Number 5, September 21, 1957
London: U.S. Information Service, 1957. Wraps, illus., ink and pencil notation on front cover, covers worn, soiled, and edge tears.
[Book #39517]
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Index to The Reader's Digest January to December, 1959, Volume 74-75, Numbers 441-452
[Book #61906]
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Index to The Reader's Digest January to December, 1964, Volume 84-85, Numbers 501-512
[Book #61911]
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Nucleonics, Volume 6, Number 4, April 1950
[New York]: McGraw-Hill, 1950. 108, wraps, includes a nuclear energy glossary, covers worn and soiled, some writing on covers.
[Book #32385]
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Radiation--a fact of life
International Atomic Energy Agency. 1987. Wraps. 12 p. Includes: illustrations, bibliography. Some illustrations in color. Page count includes cover.
[Book #59899]
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The Reader's Digest: December, 1946: Volume 49, Number 296
Pleasantville, NY: The Reader's Digest Association, Inc. 1946. Wraps. 168 p.
[Book #57514]
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Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community (EURATOM) and connected documents.; 1931/5/57/4 [from rear cover]
Brussels: The Secretariat of the Interim Committee for the Common Market and Euratom, [1957]. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. 222, [2] pages. Some page discoloration. Cover has some wear and soiling. Pencil erasure residue on fep. This copy was provided with the compliments of Euratom according to a stamp on the fep. Included in this work are: Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community; Protocols on the Privileges and Immunities and on the Statute of the Court of Justice of the European Atomic Energy Community; Convention relating to certain Institutions common to the European Community; and Final Act of the Intergovernmental Conference on the Common Market and Euratom.
[Book #73814]
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Tracking the Dragon; National Intelligence Estimates on China During the Era of Mao, 1948-1976, NIC 2004-05. John K. Allen, John Carver, Tom Elmore.
National Intelligence Council, 2004. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Trade paperback. [2], xliv. 678 pages. With CD in pocket at back cover. Format is approximately 8.5 inches by 11 inches. Some tears and wear on back cover. Text in English with some Chinese text. The National Intelligence Council issued this collection of over seventy National Intelligence Estimates on China--the largest such release ever made at one time. These formerly classified documents represent the most authoritative assessments of the United States Government and so constitute a unique historical records of a momentous era in China's modern history.
[Book #75648]
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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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The Great Decision: The Secret History of the Atomic Bomb. Michael Amrine.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1959. Sixth Printing. 251, index, large glue stain ins rear flylf, discoloration ins bds & DJ flaps, library stamps, DJ somewhat soiled & edges worn.
[Book #16127]
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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, part of DJ flap cut out and pasted ins fr flylf, library bookplate, barcode, & stamp, lib call # on spine, bds scuffed The author was formerly director of public education for the Brookhaven Laboratory, a peacetime Atomic Energy Commission research center, and a consultant to the U.S. Air Force Air Research and Development Command. This work chronicles the decision to drop the bomb from the time President Truman was informed--116 days before Hiroshima. The final chapter is entitled "Conscience and Questions."
[Book #22517]
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Outsider in the Senate: Senator Clinton Anderson's Memoirs. Clinton Presba Anderson, Milton Viorst.
New York: World Pub. Co, 1970. First Printing. Hardcover. 22 cm, 328 pages, illus., some yellow highlighting in text, impression of former owner's stamp on flyleaf. DJ discolored & some wear at edges. Milton Viorst (born 1930) is an American journalistt. He studied history at Rutgers University. In 1951, he was a Fulbright scholar in France. He returned and attendedHarvard University and Columbia University, where he graduated in 1956 in journalism. From 1956 to 1993, His writing landed him on the master list of Nixon political opponents. In the early 1980s, he grew interested in Middle Eastern policy and became a specialist in this field.
[Book #19660]
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Report of the Special Committee on the Federal Loyalty-Security Program. Special Committee on the Federal Loyalty-Security Program Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
New York: Dodd, Mead, 1956. 22 cm, 301, index, front DJ flap price clipped, DJ worn, torn at edges, and soiled, endpapers soiled, compliments card from Bar Assn laid in.
[Book #26082]
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Nuclear Industry: The Monthly Magazine of the Atomic Industrial Forum, Volume 26, Number 9, September 1979. Atomic Industrial Forum.
New York: Atomic Industrial Forum, 1979. 28 cm, 30, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #29552]
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Nuclear Industry: The Monthly Magazine of the Atomic Industrial Forum, Volume 26, Number 10, October 1979. Atomic Industrial Forum.
New York: Atomic Industrial Forum, 1979. 28 cm, 32, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #29553]
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Australian Atomic Energy Symposium, 1958; Proceedings of a Symposium on the Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy. Australian Atomic Energy Commission.
Sydney, Australia: Melbourne University Press, 1958. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Hardcover. 788 pages. Illustrations. Maps. Figures. Tables. Charts. References. Appendix. Index. Usual library markings and stamps. Boards somewhat weak. Discolored tape inside rear hinge. The Australian Atomic Energy Commission (AAEC) was a statutory body of the Australian government. It was established in 1952, replacing the Atomic Energy Policy Committee. In 1981 parts of the Commission were split off to become part of CSIRO, the remainder continuing until 1987, when it was replaced by the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO). The Commission head office was in Coogee, and its main facilities were at the Atomic Energy Research Establishment at Lucas Heights, established in 1958. Highlights of the Commission's history included: Major roles in the establishment of the IAEA and the system of international safeguards. The construction of the HIFAR and MOATA research reactors at Lucas Heights. The selection of the preferred tender for the construction of the proposed Jervis Bay Nuclear Power Plant, and the Ranger Uranium Mine joint venture. Other significant facilities constructed by the Commission at Lucas Heights included a 3MeV Van de Graaff particle accelerator, installed in 1964 to provide proton beams and now upgraded to become ANTARES, a smaller 1.3MeV betatron, and radioisotope production and remote handling facilities associated with HIFAR reactor.
[Book #11190]
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Forevermore: Nuclear Waste in America. Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele.
New York: W. W. Norton, c1985. First Edition. First Printing. 22 cm, 352, illus., label removed from flyleaf.
[Book #21107]
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The Loyalty of Free Men. Alan Barth.
New York: Viking, 1951. First? Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 253, index, footnotes, pencil erasure on front endpaper. Inscribed by the author.
[Book #25091]
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The Loyalty of Free Men. Alan Barth.
New York: The Viking Press, 1952. Second Printing. 22 cm, 253, index, footnotes, small stains in margins of a few pages, ink and pencil notes inside front flyleaf.
[Book #55562]
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The Spread of Nuclear Weapons. Leonard Beaton, John Maddox.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, for the Institute for Strategic Studies, 1962. Presumed first U.S. edition/first printing. Hardcover. xi, [1], 216 p., 23 cm. Occasional footnotes. Index.
[Book #66892]
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Nuclear Reactors for Research. Clifford K. Beck, ed.
Princeton, NJ: Van Nostrand, [1957]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 267, illus., figures, tables, index, front DJ flap price clipped, DJ heavily soiled: edges worn and chipped.
[Book #24466]
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Captain Edward L. Beach: Around the World Under Water. Beril Becker.
Chicago, IL: Kingston House, [1961]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 190, illus.
[Book #27293]
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U.S.-U.S.S.R. Superconducting Power Transmission Cooperation. Brian C. Belanger, ed.
Washington, DC: ERDA, 1975. 78, wraps, illus., diagrams, covers somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #51398]
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International Atomic policy During A Decade; An historical-political investigation into the problem of atomic weapons during the period 1945-55. Elis Biorklund, Albert Read.
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1978. Reprint edition, first printing thus. Hardcover. 148, [4] pages plus folding map at rear board. Sources. Important Deposits of Fissionable Material. Map of Sources of Raw Materials. Ex-library with usual library markings. Pencil erasure residue on fep.
[Book #73433]
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American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer. Kai Bird, Martin J. Sherwin.
New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005. First edition. Second printing before publication [stated]. Hardcover. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. xiii, [1], 721, [1] p. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Kai Bird (born September 2, 1951) is an American Pulitzer Prize-winning author and columnist, best known for his biographies of political figures. Bird was born in 1951 in Eugene, Oregon. His father was a U.S. Foreign Service officer. His father named him after Kai-Yu Hsu, a refugee from Communist China he met at the University of Oregon. Kai means "mustard" in Mandarin Chinese, and "Kai-Yu" suggests somebody who adds spice to life. He received his BA from Carleton College in 1973 and a M.S. in journalism from Northwestern University in 1975. After graduation from Carleton, Bird received a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship, which enables students to do a year of independent study outside the United States. He used the fellowship to do a photojournalism project in Yemen. He won the Pulitzer Prize for biography in 2006 for American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (co-authored with Martin J. Sherwin). His work includes writings on the Vietnam War, Hiroshima, Nuclear weapons, the Cold War, the Arab-Israeli conflict and the CIA.
[Book #71453]
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