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Title Super bomb : organizational conflict and the development of the hydrogen bomb / Ken Young and Warner R. Schilling.
Author Young, Ken, 1943-2019, author.
Publication Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2019.
Copyright date ©2019
Description xvi, 221 pages ; 24 cm.
Call # 355.8251 Y
Series Cornell studies in security affairs
Cornell studies in security affairs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The shock of the "new world" -- Advising on the Super -- A decision reached -- Moral and political consequences -- Dissent and development -- Tactical diversions -- Rewriting Los Alamos.
Summary "Addresses the question of why President Harry Truman decided to go ahead and develop the H-bomb and with what means dissenters opposed it for several years afterward"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Hydrogen bomb -- United States -- History.
Hydrogen bomb -- Government policy -- United States -- History.
Arms race -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Military policy.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.
Arms race. (OCoLC)fst00814930
Hydrogen bomb. (OCoLC)fst00965018
Military policy. (OCoLC)fst01021386
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Addl. Author Schilling, Warner R. (Warner Roller), 1925-2013, author.
Related To Online version: Young, Ken (Director). Super bomb. Ithaca, [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2019 9781501745188 (DLC) 2019020252
ISBN 9781501745164 hardcover ; alkaline paper
1501745166 hardcover ; alkaline paper

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