9 pamphlets and 2 books on the development, use, and control of the atomic bomb.
Description: 4to and 8vo, pr. wrs., 1 in cloth. Laid in two 1/2 morocco slipcases. V.p., v.d. Most are First Editions.
Comments: Volume I contains the following pamphlets: 1. Smyth, H.D. A General Account of the Development of Methods Using Atomic Energy for Military Purposes under the Auspices of the United States Government, 1940-1945. Washington, August, 1945. 2. Gideonse, Harry D., et al. The Politics of Atomic Energy. N.Y., (1946). 3. The International Control of Atomic Energy; The Second Report of the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission to the Security Council. Washington, 1947. 4. The United States Strategic Bombing Survey. The Effects of Atomic Bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. (ex-lib). Washington, 1946. 5. Oppenheimer, J.R., et al. A Report on the International Control of Atomic Energy. Prepared for the Secretary of State's Committee on Atomic Energy. Garden City, 1946. 6. The International Control of Atomic Energy; The Third Report of the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission to the Security Council. (ex- lib). (Washington), 1948. 7. Atomic Energy-What Else Besides Bombs? Armed Forces Talk, No. 217. Washington, n.d. 8. Brodie, Bernard. The Atomic Bomb and American Security. (ex-lib). Yale Institute of Int. Studies, November, 1945. 9. (General) Assembly Discusses Atom Control. Atomic Information, Vol. I, No. 11. Washington, 1946. Volume II contains two copies of: Smyth, Henry D. Atomic Energy for Military Purposes; The Official Report on the Development of the Atomic Bomb under the Auspices of the United States Government, 1940-1945. Illus., 8vo, cloth, d.w. and pr. wrs.; (pr. wrs. copy has pencil underlining). Princeton UP, 1945.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 85302