[Item #66547] Churchill's Bomb How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race. Graham Farmelo.

Churchill's Bomb How the United States Overtook Britain in the First Nuclear Arms Race

Hardcover, New York: Basic Books, 2013. First Edition; First Printing. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. "Perhaps no scientific development has shaped the course of modern history as much as the harnessing of nuclear energy. Yet the twentieth century might have turned out differently had great influence over this technology been exercised by Great Britain, whose scientists were at the forefront of research into nuclear weapons at the beginning of World War II." Ships same or next business day. Ends of spine are lightly bumped, tail edge front board has a dent. Dust jacket has edge wear heaviest at spine ends, corners and bottom edge, protected in an archival cover. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 576 pages. [Item #66547]

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