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Atomic Age

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7. Reflections on the Atomic Age

Reconstructing Everyday Life in the Atomic Age

Nuclear Statecraft: History and Strategy in America's Atomic Age

Francis J. Gavin. Nuclear Statecraft: History and Strategy in America's Atomic Age.

Matthew Lavine. The First Atomic Age: Scientists, Radiations, and the American Public, 1895–1945.

Vital Forms: American Art and Design in the Atomic Age, 1940–1960

The spin-resolved atomic velocity distribution and 21-cm line profile of dark-age gas

Margot A. Henriksen. Dr. Strangelove's America: Society and Culture in the Atomic Age. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. 1997. Pp. xxv, 451

To Kill Nations: American Strategy in the Air-Atomic Age and the Rise of Mutually Assured Destruction

Dr. Strangelove's America: Society and Culture in the Atomic Age. By Margot A. Henriksen (Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1997. xxv plus 451pp. $34.95/cloth)

Dr. Strangelove's America: Society and Culture in the Atomic Age. By Margot A. Henriksen. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. xxvi, 451 pp. $34.95, ISBN 0-520-08310-5.)

Containment Culture: American Narratives, Postmodernism, and the Atomic Age. By Alan Nadel. (Durham: Duke University Press, 1995. xvi, 332 pp. Cloth, $49.95, ISBN 0-8223-1701-X. Paper, $17.95, ISBN 0-8223-1699-4.)

Cathryn Carson Heisenberg in the Atomic Age: Science and the Public Sphere. (Publications of the German Historical Institute.) New York: Cambridge University Press. Washington, D.C.: German Historical Institute. 2010. Pp. xvi, 541. $80.00

Robert A. Jacobs The Dragon's Tail: Americans Face the Atomic Age. (Culture, Politics, and the Cold War.) Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press. 2010. Pp. xii, 151. Cloth $80.00, paper $24.95

Children of Los Alamos: An Oral History of the Town Where the Atomic Age Began. By Katrina R. Mason. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1995. 204 pp. Hardbound, $26.95; Softbound, $15.95.

 

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No other age in human civilization has as definitive a beginning as the Atomic (or Nuclear) Age. Whether it began with the first self-sustaining chain reaction in the atomic pile ...

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