By Steve Sheinkin
In December of 1938, a chemist in a German laboratory made a surprising discovery: whilst positioned subsequent to radioactive fabric, a Uranium atom break up in . that easy discovery introduced a systematic race that spanned three continents. In nice Britain and the USA, Soviet spies labored their manner into the clinical neighborhood; in Norway, a commando strength slipped in the back of enemy traces to assault German heavy-water production; and deep within the desolate tract, one great workforce of scientists used to be hidden away at a distant website at Los Alamos. this is often the tale of the plotting, the risk-taking, the deceit, and genius that created the world's such a lot ambitious weapon. this is often the tale of the atomic bomb.
Bomb is a 2012 nationwide publication Awards finalist for younger People's Literature.
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Bomb is a 2013 Newbery Honor book.
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