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The Resource Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War II, Susan Williams

Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War II, Susan Williams

Label
Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War II
Title
Spies in the Congo
Title remainder
America's atomic mission in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Susan Williams
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1940s, the brightest minds of the United States and Nazi Germany raced to West Africa with a single mission: to secure the essential ingredient of the atomic bomb<U+0014>and to make sure nobody saw them doing it
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, A. Susan
Dewey number
  • 961.51/024
  • 553.4/932
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • D810.S7
  • DT657
LC item number
  • W4796 2016
  • .W54 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Uranium mines and mining
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atomic bomb
  • Congo (Democratic Republic)
Label
Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War II, Susan Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-327), filmography (page 329), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Letter from Albert Einstein to President Roosevelt, 2 August 1939 -- The Manhattan Project and Shinkolobwe -- TETON -- CRISP -- CRUMB -- Chief of Station, Congo -- 'Attention! Bloc radioactif!' -- ANGELLA -- 'Born secret' -- The mission -- The British opposites -- FLARE -- The cutout -- LOCUST -- 'Hotbed of spies' -- Framed -- Collaborating with the Nazis -- A dead shot -- Stehli the detective -- 'One minute to midnight' -- Hiroshima -- Atomic spies -- The missing link
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 369 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610396547
Lccn
2016936154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn929917558
  • (OCoLC)929917558
Label
Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War II, Susan Williams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-327), filmography (page 329), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Letter from Albert Einstein to President Roosevelt, 2 August 1939 -- The Manhattan Project and Shinkolobwe -- TETON -- CRISP -- CRUMB -- Chief of Station, Congo -- 'Attention! Bloc radioactif!' -- ANGELLA -- 'Born secret' -- The mission -- The British opposites -- FLARE -- The cutout -- LOCUST -- 'Hotbed of spies' -- Framed -- Collaborating with the Nazis -- A dead shot -- Stehli the detective -- 'One minute to midnight' -- Hiroshima -- Atomic spies -- The missing link
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 369 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781610396547
Lccn
2016936154
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn929917558
  • (OCoLC)929917558

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