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The Resource Bomb : the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon, Steve Sheinkin

Bomb : the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon, Steve Sheinkin

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Bomb : the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon
Title
Bomb
Title remainder
the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon
Statement of responsibility
Steve Sheinkin
Title variation
Race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the scientific discoveries that enabled atom splitting, the military intelligence operations that occurred in rival countries, and the work of brilliant scientists hidden at Los Alamos
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2013
  • Sibert Medal, 2013
  • YALSA Nonfiction Award Winner, 2013
  • National Book Award Finalist, 2013
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheinkin, Steve
Dewey number
623.4/5119
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
  • Upper Grades
  • Grades 9-12
LC call number
UG1282.A8
LC item number
S235 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 6.9
  • 6.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Colvin, Jay
  • Roaring Brook Press
  • R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atomic bomb
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Operation Freshman, 1942
  • Atomic bomb
  • Arms race
  • Cold War
  • Natural history
  • Scientists
  • Military history
  • Dictators
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bomb : the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon, Steve Sheinkin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Book design by Jay Colvin"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) 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
Three-way race -- Chain reactions -- How to build an atomic bomb -- Final assembly -- Race to Trinity
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780545617499
Lccn
2011044096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Newbery honor book, 2013
  • Yalsa award winner, 2013
  • Sibert award, 2013
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn758244492
  • (OCoLC)812973597
Label
Bomb : the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon, Steve Sheinkin
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Book design by Jay Colvin"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-259) 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
Three-way race -- Chain reactions -- How to build an atomic bomb -- Final assembly -- Race to Trinity
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9780545617499
Lccn
2011044096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • Newbery honor book, 2013
  • Yalsa award winner, 2013
  • Sibert award, 2013
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn758244492
  • (OCoLC)812973597

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