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Atomic spy : the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs —Greenspan, Nancy Thorndike, author.
Book
2020
7 available of 9 items

"The gripping biography of a notorious Cold War villain--the German-born British scientist who handed the Soviets top-secret American plans for the plutonium bomb--showing a man torn between conventional loyalties and a ...

Trinity : the treachery and pursuit of the most dangerous spy in history —Close, F. E.
Book
2019
0 available of 1 items

A thrilling new history of the most damaging nuclear spy ever to undermine the West, by an important scientific practitioner. Klaus Fuchs knew more nuclear secrets in the last two years of the Second World War than anyon...

Agent Sonya : Moscow's most daring wartime spy —Macintyre, Ben, 1963- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 13 items

"The New York Times bestselling author of The Spy and the Traitor tells the thrilling true story of the most important female spy in history: an agent code-named "Sonya," who set the stage for the Cold War. In 1942, in a...

Encyclopedia of the atomic age
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

Red cloud at dawn Truman, Stalin, and the end of the atomic monopoly —Gordin, Michael D.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2010

On August 29, 1949, the first Soviet test bomb, dubbed "First Lightning", exploded in the deserts of Kazakhstan. This surprising international event marked the beginning of an arms race that would ultimately lead to nucl...

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