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The Politics of atomic energy

The Politics of atomic energy

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Published by The Woodrow Wilson foundation in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atomic bomb,
  • International organization

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harry D. Gideonse, Raymond B. Fosdick, William F. Ogburn [and] Frederick L. Schuman.
    ContributionsGideonse, Harry David, 1901-, Fosdick, Raymond Blaine, 1883-, Ogburn, William Fielding, 1886-1959., Schuman, Frederick Lewis, 1904-, Woodrow Wilson Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1954 .P58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p.
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6497400M
    LC Control Number46003845
    OCLC/WorldCa1101593

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