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Heisenberg's war: the secret history of the German bomb

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Pub. Date:
1993.
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1st ed.
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English
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In this "superbly researched and well-written book" (Time), Powers concludes that Werner Heisenberg, the leading figure in the German atomic effort, consciously obstructed the development of the bomb and in a famous 1941 meeting in Copenhagen sought to dissuade the Allies from their pursuit of the bomb. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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9780394514116
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subject_facet Atomic bomb -- Germany -- History, Heisenberg, Werner, -- 1901-1976 -- Views on the atomic bomb, Physicists -- Political activity, World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology
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title_full Heisenberg's war : the secret history of the German bomb / Thomas Powers
title_short Heisenberg's war :
title_sub the secret history of the German bomb
topic_facet Atomic bomb, Heisenberg, Werner, History, Physicists, Political activity, Technology, Views on the atomic bomb, World War, 1939-1945