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  • Bomb [CD book] : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon

    Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon2013

    by Steve Sheinkin (read by Roy Roy Samuelson)

    (15,039)

    Summary: Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK 623.4 SHE

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon

    Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon2012

    by Steve Sheinkin

    (15,039)

    Summary: Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 623.4 SHE

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Making and using the atomic bomb

    Making and using the atomic bomb2003

    Series: History Firsthand

    (3)

    BOOK

    Call #: 355.8 MAK YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The making of the atomic bomb

    The making of the atomic bomb2012

    by Richard Rhodes

    Series: Making Of The Nuclear Age

    (16,981)

    BOOK

    Call #: 623.4 RHO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The winter fortress : the epic mission to sabotage Hitler's atomic bomb

    The winter fortress : the epic mission to sabotage Hitler's atomic bomb2016

    by Neal Bascomb

    (3,994)

    Summary: "Documents the Allied raid against occupied Norway's Vemork hydroelectric plant, the world's only supplier of an essential ingredient needed by the Nazis to build an atomic bomb, citing the teamwork...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5486 BAS

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Manhattan Project

    The Manhattan Project2014

    by John F Wukovits

    Series: World History (Lucent Books)

    (3)

    BOOK

    Call #: J 355.825 WUK

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hiroshima and Nagasaki : fire from the sky

    Hiroshima and Nagasaki : fire from the sky2006

    by Andrew Langley

    Series: Snapshots In History

    (16)

    Summary: Examines the bombings and the era in which all of humanity lived under the long, dark shadow.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 940.5425 LAN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center

    Robert Oppenheimer : a life inside the center2013

    by Ray Monk

    (831)

    Summary: An exploration of the enigma of Robert Oppenheimer's life and personality and his contributions to the revolution in twentieth-century physics.

    BOOK

    Call #: B OPPENHEIMER

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Los Alamos : a novel

    Los Alamos : a novel1997

    by Joseph Kanon

    (2,704)

    BOOK

    Call #: F KANON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Countdown 1945 : the extraordinary story of the atomic bomb and the 116 days that changed the world

    Countdown 1945 : the extraordinary story of the atomic bomb and the 116 days that changed the world2020

    by Chris Wallace

    (5,048)

    Summary: An electrifying behind-the-scenes account of the 116 days leading up to the Americans attack on Hiroshima. April 12, 1945. After years of bloody conflict in Europe and the Pacific, America is stunned...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5425 WAL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 109 East Palace : Robert Oppenheimer and the secret city of Los Alamos

    109 East Palace : Robert Oppenheimer and the secret city of Los Alamos2005

    by Jennet Conant

    (1,588)

    BOOK

    Call #: 623.4 CON

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hiroshima [downloadable ebook]

    Hiroshima2012

    by Stewart Ross

    (7)

    Summary: Hiroshima tells the story of how the Japanese port city of Hiroshima came to be the target of the world?s first nuclear attack.

    EBOOK

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  • Sadako and the thousand paper cranes [downloadable ebook]

    Sadako and the thousand paper cranes2004

    by Eleanor Coerr

    (21,815)

    Summary: Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

    EBOOK

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  • Sabotage : the mission to destroy Hitler's atomic bomb

    Sabotage : the mission to destroy Hitler's atomic bomb2016

    by Neal Bascomb

    (550)

    Summary: The invasion begins at night, with German cruisers slipping into harbor, and soon the Nazis occupy all of Norway. They station soldiers throughout the country. They institute martial rule. And at...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5486 BAS YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • World War II in the Pacific

    World War II in the Pacific2002

    by Don Nardo

    Series: World History Series

    Summary: Discusses Japan's participation in World War II, including militaristic advances and the bombing of Pearl Harbor, its alliances, the use of the atomic bomb against it, and its defeat and surrender.

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.54 NAR YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hiroshima

    Hiroshima1989

    by John Hersey

    (61,123)

    Summary: On August 6, 1945, Hiroshima was destroyed by the first atom bomb ever dropped on a city. This book, John Hersey's journalistic masterpiece, tells what happened on that day. Told through the memories...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5425 HER YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hiroshima no pika

    Hiroshima no pika1982

    by Toshi Maruki

    (423)

    Summary: A retelling of a mother's account of what happened to her family during the Flash that destroyed Hiroshima in 1945.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 940.5425 MAR

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The secret of Tuxedo Park [DVD]

    The secret of Tuxedo Park2018

    Summary: In the fall of 1940, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill ordered a small team of scientists on a clandestine transatlantic mission to deliver his country's most valuable military secret, a...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 623.4 SEC

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The complete story of Sadako Sasaki and the thousand cranes

    The complete story of Sadako Sasaki and the thousand cranes2020

    by Sue DiCicco

    (69)

    Summary: In this book, author Sue DiCicco and Sadako's older brother Masahiro tell her complete story in English for the first time -- how Sadako's courage throughout her illness inspired family and friends,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B SASAKI

    Location: New Juvenile Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • What was the bombing of Hiroshima?

    What was the bombing of Hiroshima?2020

    by Jess M. Brallier

    (87)

    Summary: By August 1945, World War II was over in Europe, but the fighting continued between American forces and the Japanese, who were losing but determined to fight till the bitter end. And so it fell to a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 909 WHA

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sadako and the thousand paper cranes

    Sadako and the thousand paper cranes1977

    by Eleanor Coerr

    (21,815)

    Summary: Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B SASAKI

    Location: Juvenile Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details