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The Resource One world or none : a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb, edited by Dexter Masters and Katharine Way ; preface by Richard Rhodes ; foreword by Niels Bohr ; introduction by Arthur H. Compton

One world or none : a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb, edited by Dexter Masters and Katharine Way ; preface by Richard Rhodes ; foreword by Niels Bohr ; introduction by Arthur H. Compton

Label
One world or none : a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb
Title
One world or none
Title remainder
a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dexter Masters and Katharine Way ; preface by Richard Rhodes ; foreword by Niels Bohr ; introduction by Arthur H. Compton
Title variation
Report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A re-release of a 1946 best-seller features the warnings of top scientists on the dangers of a nuclear world, in a volume of essays in which such figures as Niels Bohr, Albert Einstein, and Robert Oppenheimer evaluate the potential consequences of their scientific breakthroughs
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227465
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.02/17
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1903-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Masters, Dexter
  • Way, Katharine
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atomic bomb
  • Nuclear energy
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Scientists' writings
  • Security, International
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb
Label
One world or none : a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb, edited by Dexter Masters and Katharine Way ; preface by Richard Rhodes ; foreword by Niels Bohr ; introduction by Arthur H. Compton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0718/2007020838.html
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company : New York, 1946
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
If the bomb gets out of hand / Philip Morrison -- It's an old story with the stars / Harlow Shapley -- Roots of the atomic age / Eugene P. Wigner -- The new power / Gale Young -- The new weapon: the turn of the screw / J.R. Oppenheimer -- Air force in the atomic age / H.H. Arnold -- There is no defense / Louis N. Ridenour -- The new technique of private War / E.U. Condon -- How close is the danger? / Frederick Seitz and Hans Bethe -- An atomic arms race and its alternatives / Irving Langmuir -- How does it all add up? / Harold C. Urey -- Can we avert an arms race by an inspection system? / Leo Szilard -- International control of atomic energy / Walter Lippmann -- The way out / Albert Einstein -- Survival is at stake / The Federation of American (Atomic) Scientists
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xx, 220 pages
Isbn
9781595582270
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007020838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn132585396
  • OCoLC
Label
One world or none : a report to the public on the full meaning of the atomic bomb, edited by Dexter Masters and Katharine Way ; preface by Richard Rhodes ; foreword by Niels Bohr ; introduction by Arthur H. Compton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0718/2007020838.html
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Company : New York, 1946
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
If the bomb gets out of hand / Philip Morrison -- It's an old story with the stars / Harlow Shapley -- Roots of the atomic age / Eugene P. Wigner -- The new power / Gale Young -- The new weapon: the turn of the screw / J.R. Oppenheimer -- Air force in the atomic age / H.H. Arnold -- There is no defense / Louis N. Ridenour -- The new technique of private War / E.U. Condon -- How close is the danger? / Frederick Seitz and Hans Bethe -- An atomic arms race and its alternatives / Irving Langmuir -- How does it all add up? / Harold C. Urey -- Can we avert an arms race by an inspection system? / Leo Szilard -- International control of atomic energy / Walter Lippmann -- The way out / Albert Einstein -- Survival is at stake / The Federation of American (Atomic) Scientists
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xx, 220 pages
Isbn
9781595582270
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007020838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn132585396
  • OCoLC

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