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Size 6.25 x 9.25 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed and creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Author’s neat inscription to half title page, dated ‘82. Relevant letter loose inside. Else a clean and tight copy. 479pp. The author was a French chemist, and is considered one of the fathers of the French atomic bomb, which was tested for the first time in 1960 in the nuclear test Gerboise Bleue. Here he tells the story of the development of Nuclear Power and the Atomic Bomb. he also discusses the positives and negatives and argues that scientists should work together regardless of their political masters.
Title: The Atomic Complex. A Worldwwide Political History of Nuclear Energy. Substantially revised and updated from the original French edition, Le Complexe Atomique. Signed copy.
Publisher: American Nuclear Society. 1982 1st USA edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 72775
Keywords: SCIENCE BERTRAND GOLDSCHMIDT, Atomic Complex, Worldwwide Political History, Nuclear Energy, first edition dustwrapper