The Day the Sun Rose Twice

Written By Ferenc Szasz
The Day the Sun Rose Twice
  • Publsiher : UNM Press
  • Release : 01 April 1995
  • ISBN : 0826324959
  • Pages : 245 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Day the Sun Rose Twice

The Day the Sun Rose Twice
  • Author : Ferenc Szasz
  • Publisher : UNM Press
  • Release Date : 1995-04-01
  • Total pages : 245
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : First published in 1984, this prize-winning history of the Manhattan Project is now available in paperback for the first time, fifty years after the explosion of the first atomic bomb....

The Day the Sun Rose Twice

The Day the Sun Rose Twice
  • Author : Ferenc Morton Szasz
  • Publisher : UNM Press
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : Traces the history of the world's first atomic detonation...

The Day the Sun Rose Twice

The Day the Sun Rose Twice
  • Author : Ferenc Morton Szasz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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The Day the Sun Rose Twice

The Day the Sun Rose Twice
  • Author : Donald Thomas
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2013-07-14
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : When Karl Rainer Andor came to Berlin for the last time it was sacrifice, not victory, that was uppermost in his mind. He intended to use the plutonium bomb he had elaborately planted to effect the reunification of Germany, but he didn't expect to survive. The 'allied' powers are concerned ...

Day the Sun Rose Twice

Day the Sun Rose Twice
  • Author : Ferenc Morton Szasz
  • Publisher : Turtleback
  • Release Date : 1995-04-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : 'In this tightly focused, lucidly written and thoroughly researched book, Ferenc Morton Szasz, a professor of history at the University of New Mexico, describes the events, personalities and scientific processes that led to the detonation of the first atomic bomb in an isolated stretch of New Mexican desert...' ---New ...

The Death of a Harijan

The Death of a Harijan
  • Author : Donald Serrell Thomas,Paul Thomas
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : Download or read online The Death of a Harijan written by Donald Serrell Thomas,Paul Thomas, published by which was released on 1984. Get The Death of a Harijan Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Republic of Nature

The Republic of Nature
  • Author : Mark Fiege
  • Publisher : University of Washington Press
  • Release Date : 2012-03-20
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : In the dramatic narratives that comprise The Republic of Nature, Mark Fiege reframes the canonical account of American history based on the simple but radical premise that nothing in the nation's past can be considered apart from the natural circumstances in which it occurred. Revisiting historical icons so familiar that ...

World War II in Literature for Youth

World War II in Literature for Youth
  • Author : Patricia Hachten Wee,Robert James Wee
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 391
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : This comprehensive volume provides a wealth of information with annotated listings of more than 3,500 titles—a broad sampling of books on the war years 1939-1945. Includes both fiction and nonfiction works about all aspects of the war. Professional resources for educators aligned to the educational standards for social studies; technical ...

Inventing Los Alamos

Inventing Los Alamos
  • Author : Jon Hunner
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 2014-08-04
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : A social history of New Mexico’s “Atomic City” Los Alamos, New Mexico, birthplace of the Atomic Age, is the community that revolutionized modern weaponry and science. An “instant city,” created in 1943, Los Alamos quickly grew to accommodate six thousand people—scientists and experts who came to work in the ...

Inventing Los Alamos

Inventing Los Alamos
  • Author : Jon Hunner
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : A social history of New Mexico’s “Atomic City” Los Alamos, New Mexico, birthplace of the Atomic Age, is the community that revolutionized modern weaponry and science. An “instant city,” created in 1943, Los Alamos quickly grew to accommodate six thousand people—scientists and experts who came to work in the ...

End Times

End Times
  • Author : Bryan Walsh
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : In this history of extinction and existential risk, a Newsweek and Bloomberg popular science and investigative journalist examines our most dangerous mistakes -- and explores how we can protect and future-proof our civilization. End Times is a compelling work of skilled reportage that peels back the layers of complexity around ...

Atomic Doctors

Atomic Doctors
  • Author : James L. Nolan
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-06
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : An unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the Manhattan Project. After his father died, James L. Nolan, Jr., took possession of a box of private family materials. To his surprise, the small secret archive contained a treasure trove of information about ...

The End of Ethics in a Technological Society

The End of Ethics in a Technological Society
  • Author : Lawrence E. Schmidt,Scott Marratto
  • Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
  • Release Date : 2008-02-06
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : Lawrence Schmidt and Scott Marratto challenge modern liberal ethics, arguing that there is no consistent ethical framework to deal with the long-range negative consequences of certain technological developments They examine established ethical approaches to such urgent contemporary concerns as environmental degradation, nuclear energy, high tech militarism, and fetal genetic testing, ...

Atomic Bomb Island

Atomic Bomb Island
  • Author : Don A. Farrell
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2021-01-15
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : Atomic Bomb Island tells the story of an elite, top-secret team of sailors, airmen, scientists, technicians, and engineers who came to Tinian in the Marianas in the middle of 1945 to prepare the island for delivery of the atomic bombs then being developed in New Mexico, to finalize the designs of ...

Range Wars

Range Wars
  • Author : Ryan H. Edgington
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2014-07
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0826324959
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Summary : Established in south-central New Mexico at the end of World War II, White Sands Missile Range is the largest overland military reserve in the western hemisphere. It was the site of the first nuclear explosion, the birthplace of the American space program, and the primary site for testing U.S. ...