[the Race to Build and Steal the World's Most Dangerous Weapon]

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In December of 1938, a chemist in a German laboratory made a shocking discovery: When placed next to radioactive material, a Uranium atom split in two. That simple discovery launched a scientific race that spanned 3 continents...
Publisher: [Westminster, Md.] : Books on Tape, 2013
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9780804122214
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 sound file, 07 hr., 11 min., 53 sec.)
Additional Contributors: Samuelson, Roy
Books on Tape, Inc

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roropan Mar 29, 2017

a fascinating story well told!

JCLChrisK Oct 27, 2016

Nonfiction at its best. Layered, compelling, suspenseful, and effortlessly informative.

The atom bomb was developed under strict secrecy in New Mexico, but all around the world there were spies and military commandoes protecting it, as well as Soviet spies trying to find out about it.

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