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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
Title variation remainder
the race to build--and steal--the worlds most dangerous weapon
Creator
Contributor
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
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
Pace
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Jefferson Cup Award for Older Readers, 2013.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2012.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
  • YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction, 2013.
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2013
  • Sibert Medal, 2013
  • YALSA Nonfiction Award Winner, 2013
  • National Book Award Finalist, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10146467
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
623.4/5119
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UG1282.A8
LC item number
S235 2012
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920
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the race to build--and steal--the world's most dangerous weapon
Label
Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon, Steve Sheinkin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Book design by Jay Colvin"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-259) and index
Contents
Three-way race -- Chain reactions -- How to build an atomic bomb -- Final assembly
Control code
5585573
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
266 p.
Isbn
9781596434875
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011044096
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn758244492
  • (OCoLC)758244492
Label
Bomb : the race to build and steal the world's most dangerous weapon, Steve Sheinkin
Publication
Note
"Book design by Jay Colvin"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-259) and index
Contents
Three-way race -- Chain reactions -- How to build an atomic bomb -- Final assembly
Control code
5585573
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
266 p.
Isbn
9781596434875
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011044096
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn758244492
  • (OCoLC)758244492

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