The Resource General George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb, Frank A. Settle Jr. ; foreword by Robert Norris ; afterword by Robert Strong

General George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb, Frank A. Settle Jr. ; foreword by Robert Norris ; afterword by Robert Strong

Label
General George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb
Title
General George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb
Statement of responsibility
Frank A. Settle Jr. ; foreword by Robert Norris ; afterword by Robert Strong
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Settle, Frank A
Dewey number
  • 355.0092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E 745 .M37 S48 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marshall, George C.
  • United States
  • Marshall, George C.
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Marshall, George C
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atomic bomb
  • Generals
  • Statesmen
  • Cabinet officers
  • Atomic bomb
  • Cabinet officers
  • Generals
  • Statesmen
  • United States
  • Kernwaffe
  • USA
Label
General George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb, Frank A. Settle Jr. ; foreword by Robert Norris ; afterword by Robert Strong
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (201-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginnings -- The discovery of fission and Einstein's letter -- Marshall and the geneses of the Manhattan Project -- Organizing the Manhattan Project -- Intelligence operations -- Uncertainty, the bomb, and the Interim Committee -- Unconditional surrender and a planned invasion -- Potsdam and Trinity -- Japan's response to the Potsdam Declaration, Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- Japan surrenders -- A new age -- Marshall as a diplomat: secretary of state -- The final call to duty: secretary of defense
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 242 pages
Isbn
9781440842849
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015044504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026038409
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921236312
  • (OCoLC)ocn921236312
Label
General George C. Marshall and the atomic bomb, Frank A. Settle Jr. ; foreword by Robert Norris ; afterword by Robert Strong
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (201-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginnings -- The discovery of fission and Einstein's letter -- Marshall and the geneses of the Manhattan Project -- Organizing the Manhattan Project -- Intelligence operations -- Uncertainty, the bomb, and the Interim Committee -- Unconditional surrender and a planned invasion -- Potsdam and Trinity -- Japan's response to the Potsdam Declaration, Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- Japan surrenders -- A new age -- Marshall as a diplomat: secretary of state -- The final call to duty: secretary of defense
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 242 pages
Isbn
9781440842849
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2015044504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40026038409
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)921236312
  • (OCoLC)ocn921236312

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