Sounds as if this is worth reading
I will monitor my Amazon Associates account today–if at least one Reader does not buy a copy of this fine book, I will have indisputably proven my superfluity.
Title: The Making of the Atomic Bomb, by Richard Rhodes
Date: January 22, 2013 (#3)
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Our astute Readers will note that fifteen days passed in the reading of this 896-page behemoth. Allow me to deploy all the most hackneyed New York Times book review clichés at the start to prevent your being put off by this book’s length:
- Page turner!
- Can’t put it down!
- It’s no doorstop!
- Engrossing…erudite…an instant classic!
The Making of the Atomic Bomb has gone through several editions since its initial publication and currently is available in its 25th anniversary edition, including a new preface by the author. I realize that I lightly toss around words like “seminal” and “
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