The Making of the Atomic Bomb

by Richard Rhodes | January 1, 1986 | History

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4.7 stars

1430 ratings

The definitive history of nuclear weapons and the Manhattan Project. From the turn-of-the-century discovery of nuclear energy to the dropping of the first bombs on Japan, Richard Rhodes’s Pulitzer Prize–winning book details the science, the people, and the sociopolitical realities that led to the development of the atomic bomb.

This sweeping account begins in the 19th century, with the discovery of nucl...

More details for The Making of the Atomic Bomb

  • ISBN #

    1451677618

  • Page count

    896 pages

  • Publication Date

    January 1, 1986

  • Publisher

    Simon & Schuster

  • Category

    Non-Fiction

  • Genre

    History

  • Amazon Star Rating

    4.7

  • Amazon Ratings Count

    1,430 ratings

  • Amazon Last Rating Data Date

    August 16, 2021

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