Red Cloud at Dawn: Truman, Stalin, and the End of the Atomic Monopoly

By: Michael D. Gordin

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FIRST EDITION, first printing, with full number line. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 6 3/8 inches. xii, 402 pp. 7 figures, notes, index; text clean, unmarked. Paper over boards, spine titled in silver, dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Very Good. "First Lightning" was the name of the first Soviet test bomb. Red Cloud at Dawn tells the tale of how atomic intelligence and other forms of information played into the uncertainties of nuclear arms development and political decision-making. Michael Gordin is professor of history at Princeton University, here he specializes in the history of the modern physical sciences and Russian History.

Title: Red Cloud at Dawn: Truman, Stalin, and the End of the Atomic Monopoly

Author Name: Michael D. Gordin

Categories: History:World,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2009

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: MB718-023

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