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Atomic spy : the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs, Nancy Thorndike Greenspan

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Atomic spy : the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs
Title
Atomic spy
Title remainder
the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Thorndike Greenspan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The gripping biography of a notorious Cold War villain--the German-born British scientist who handed the Soviets top-secret American plans for the plutonium bomb--showing a man torn between conventional loyalties and a sense of obligation to a greater good"--
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Biography type
individual biography
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LBSOR/DLC
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Greenspan, Nancy Thorndike
Dewey number
  • 327.1247041092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fuchs, Klaus Emil Julius
  • Spies
  • Spies
  • Spies
  • Espionage, Soviet
  • Espionage, Soviet
  • Physicists
  • Nuclear weapons
Label
Atomic spy : the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs, Nancy Thorndike Greenspan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-389) and index
Contents
Prologue: Revelation, London August 1949 -- Beginnings, Leipzig 1930 -- Loss, Kiel 1931 -- Revolt, Kiel 1932 -- Leader, Kiel 1933 -- Underground, Berlin 1933 -- Interlude, Paris 1933 -- Safety, Bristol 1933 -- War, Edinburgh 1937 -- Internment, England 1940 -- Internment, Canada 1940 -- Tube Alloys, Birmingham 1941 -- Manhattan Project, New York 1944 -- Trinity, Los Alamos 1945 -- Director, Harwell 1946 -- Suspects, London September 1949 -- Surveillance, Harwell September 1949 -- Disposal, London October1949 -- Interrogation, London November 1949 -- Disposal again, London January 1950 -- Confession, Harwell January 1950 -- Arrest, London February 1950 -- Trial, London March 1950 -- The FBI, London May 1950 -- Prison, Wormwood Scrubs, June 1950 -- East Germany, Berlin 1959 -- Expectations, Dresden 1960 -- Epilogue : Remembrances, Berlin March 1989
Control code
BK0025993670
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9780593083390
Lccn
2019053138
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Atomic spy : the dark lives of Klaus Fuchs, Nancy Thorndike Greenspan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-389) and index
Contents
Prologue: Revelation, London August 1949 -- Beginnings, Leipzig 1930 -- Loss, Kiel 1931 -- Revolt, Kiel 1932 -- Leader, Kiel 1933 -- Underground, Berlin 1933 -- Interlude, Paris 1933 -- Safety, Bristol 1933 -- War, Edinburgh 1937 -- Internment, England 1940 -- Internment, Canada 1940 -- Tube Alloys, Birmingham 1941 -- Manhattan Project, New York 1944 -- Trinity, Los Alamos 1945 -- Director, Harwell 1946 -- Suspects, London September 1949 -- Surveillance, Harwell September 1949 -- Disposal, London October1949 -- Interrogation, London November 1949 -- Disposal again, London January 1950 -- Confession, Harwell January 1950 -- Arrest, London February 1950 -- Trial, London March 1950 -- The FBI, London May 1950 -- Prison, Wormwood Scrubs, June 1950 -- East Germany, Berlin 1959 -- Expectations, Dresden 1960 -- Epilogue : Remembrances, Berlin March 1989
Control code
BK0025993670
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9780593083390
Lccn
2019053138
Other physical details
illustrations

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