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Britain and the H-Bomb
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Britain and the H-Bomb (Paperback)

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This book, written with unique access to official archives, tells the secret story of Britain's H-bomb - the scientific and strategic background, the government's policy decision, the work of the remarkable men who created the bomb, the four weapon trials at a remote Pacific atoll in 1957-58, and the historic consequences.

History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsHistory & PoliticsMilitary StudiesIntelligence, Strategy & tacticsHistory & PoliticsMilitary StudiesWeapons & equipmentNuclear weapons Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publication Date: 27/03/2001 ISBN-13: 9780333947425  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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LORNA ARNOLD OBE is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics and Fellow of the Institute of Contemporary British History. She is author of A Very Special Relationship: British Weapon Trials in Australia (1987) and Windscale 1957: Anatomy of a Nuclear Accident.

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