A document of the first importance in the history of atomic energy: transcripts of conversations in qbuggedq rooms of the Brit country home Farm Hall. Ten German nuclear scientists, including Hahn, (whose Nobel Prize in chemistry was announced during this time) and Heisenberg were held here from July through December, 1945. Their incredulity and attempts to explain the Hiroshima bomb in August 1945 reveal how far from success was their bomb project. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORAnnotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR By publishing long-classified transcripts of secretly taped conversations among key German nuclear physicists, a#39;Operation Epsilona#39; will add new fuel to this historical controversy.
|Author||:||Sir Charles Frank|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 1993|