Franklin

A world destroyed : the atomic bomb and the Grand Alliance / Martin J. Sherwin.

Author/Creator:
Sherwin, Martin J.
Edition:
1st edition
Publication:
New York : Knopf : distributed by Random House, 1975.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 315, xi pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Diplomatic history.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.
Atomic bomb -- History.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
Foreword / by Hans Bethe
Introduction
I. The secret sits
The end of the beginning
Soldiers out of uniform
II. The road not taken
The atomic bomb and the postwar world
The two policemen
A quid pro quo
III. Fire and ice
The new president
Persuading Russia to play ball
The bomb, the war, and the Russians
Diplomacy and destruction.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-279) and index.
Local notes:
Penn Libraries Zinman copy has dust jacket.
Penn Provenance:
Zinman, Michael (donor) (Zinman copy)
Penn Chronology:
1975
Contributor:
John Penman Wood Fund.
Zinman Atomic Energy Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0394497945 :
OCLC:
1706824
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