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The Curve of Binding Energy
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Farrar Straus & Giroux
Publication date May 1, 1974
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780374133733
ISBN-10 0374133735
Dimensions 1 by 5.75 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock
Original list price $30.00
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Reviews the life, interests, and achievements of the theoretical physicist, emphasizing his work with the atom bomb
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
Theodore Taylor was one of the most brilliant engineers of the nuclear age, but in his later years he became concerned with the possibility of an individual being able to construct a weapon of mass destruction on their own. McPhee tours American nuclear institutions with Taylor and shows us how close we are to terrorist attacks employing homemade nuclear weaponry.


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from Farrar Straus & Giroux (May 1, 1974); titled "The Curve of Binding Energy"
9780374133733 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $30.00
About: Reviews the life, interests, and achievements of the theoretical physicist, emphasizing his work with the atom bomb
Paperback
Book cover for 9780345280008 Book cover for 9780374515980
 
Reprint edition from Farrar Straus & Giroux (April 1, 1994); titled "The Curve of Binding Energy"
9780374515980 | details & prices | 231 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $16.00
About: While reviewing the life, interests, and achievements of theoretical physicist Theodore B.
from Ballantine Books (December 1, 1979)
9780345280008 | details & prices | List price $2.25
About: Reviews the life, interests, and achievements of the theoretical physicist, emphasizing his work with the atom bomb

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