Manhattan Project: Selected full-text books and articles
Nuclear America: Military and Civilian Nuclear Power in the United States, 1940-1980 Harper & Row, 1984
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "The Radiance of a Thousand Suns: Development of the Atomic Bomb During World War II"
The Day the Sun Rose Twice: The Story of the Trinity Site Nuclear Explosion, July 16, 1945 University of New Mexico Press, 1984
E=MC² A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation Walker Publishing, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 10 "Germany's Turn" and Chap. 12 "America's Turn"
The American Atom: A Documentary History of Nuclear Policies from the Discovery of Fission to the Present, 1939-1984 University of Pennsylvania Press, 1984
Librarian’s tip: Part II "The Manhattan Project"
In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer: Politics, Rhetoric, and Self-Defense Praeger Publishers, 1993
Librarian’s tip: "The Los Alamos Years: Oppenheimer 'Fathers' The Atomic Bomb" begins on p. 18
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman Helix Books, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Los Almos from Below"
On Rims & Ridges: The Los Alamos Area since 1880 University of Nebraska Press, 1992
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 10 "Barbed Wire and Watch Towers"
For Better or for Worse: The Marriage of Science and Government in the United States Columbia University Press, 2000
Librarian’s tip: "The Other Major Organizations for Science and Technology in WWII Was the Manhattan Project, the Single Purpose of Which Was to Produce an Atomic Bomb" begins on p. 18
Secret Science: Federal Control of American Science and Technology Praeger Publishers, 1993
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Atomic Secrets"
American Science in an Age of Anxiety: Scientists, Anticommunism, and the Cold War University of North Carolina Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: "Eugene Rabinowitch" begins on p. 89
Beyond Engineering: How Society Shapes Technology Oxford University Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "History and Momentus"
Organizing Genius: The Secrets of Creative Collaboration Perseus Books, 1997
Librarian’s tip: "The Manhattan Project" begins on p. 171
Looking for a topic idea? Use Questia's Topic Generator