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Russia, the atom and the West.

George Frost Kennan

Russia, the atom and the West.

by George Frost Kennan

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World politics -- 1955-

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD840 .K4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 116 p.
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6247208M
    LC Control Number58008078
    OCLC/WorldCa394718

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    The Soviet effort was lead by Igor Kurchatov, at a secret site known as Arzamas Early efforts were greatly aided by spies inside the Manhattan Project, most notably by Klaus Fuchs. After the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the program accelerated into high gear. The Soviets began construction of a near copy of the Fat Man bomb, using the detailed design descriptions provided by Fuchs.   Has Russia the Atom Bomb? BY HANSON W. BALDWIN Military Analyst, New York Times; Graduate, U.S. Naval Academy. DOES Russia have the atom bomb? Soviet Foreign Minister Molotoff and his mouthpiece Vishinsky have stated that the Russians know the “secret” of the bomb.


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