TITLE

The Plutonium Business and the Spread of the Bomb (Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Balachandran, Sarojini
PUB. DATE
April 1985
SOURCE
Library Journal;4/15/1985, Vol. 110 Issue 7, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book 'The Plutonium Business and the Spread of the Bomb,' by Walter C. Patterson.
ACCESSION #
7544884

 

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