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  • The Manhattan Project: The Birth of the Atomic Bomb in the Words of Its Creators, Eyewitnesses and Historians  – by Cynthia Kelly
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  • Plutonium: A History of the World’s Most Dangerous Element  – by Jeremy Bernstein View on Amazon »
  • 109 East Palace: Robert Oppenheimer and the Secret City of Los Alamos –  by Jennet Conant View on Amazon »
  • Racing for the Bomb: General Leslie R. Groves, the Manhattan Project’s Indispensable Man – by Robert S. Norris View on Amazon »
  • The Day the Sun Rose Twice: The Story of the Trinity Site Nuclear Explosion, July 16, 1945 –  by Ferenc Morton Szasz View on Amazon »
  • Picturing the Bomb: Photographs from the Secret World of the Manhattan Project – by Rachel Fermi View on Amazon »
  • The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II – by Denise Kiernan View on Amazon »
  • Trinity: A Graphic History of the First Atomic Bomb – by Jonathan Fetter-Vorm View on Amazon »
  • American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer – by Kai Bird View on Amazon »
  • The Nevada Test Site: A Guide to America’s Proving Ground – by the Center for Land Use Interpretation researched and written by Matthew Coolidge. View on »
  • How To Photograph an Atomic Bomb – by Author Peter Kuran View on »