Book ID: CBB001210036

The Rise of Nuclear Fear (2012)


Weart, Spencer R. (Author)

Harvard University Press

Publication Date: 2012
Physical Details: 384 pp.
Language: English

Description A shorter, updated, and revised version of Weart's 1988 book Nuclear Fear.

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Authors & Contributors
Dörries, Matthias
Brandt, Christina
Casser, Anja
Hüppauf, Bernd
Weingart, Peter
Harrison, Henrietta
British Journal for the History of Science
Past and Present
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences
Journal of Literature and Science
Science and Education
Osiris: A Research Journal Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Office for History of Science and Technology, University of California
Lexington Books
Petra Books
University of California, Santa Barbara
Science and literature
Science fiction
Science and culture
Public understanding of science
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Science and art
Bohr, Niels Henrik David
Heisenberg, Werner
Bronowski, Jacob
Bonestell, Chesley
Einstein, Albert
Masters, Dexter
United States
Great Britain
20th century
19th century
21st century
17th century
18th century

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