4th generation nukes
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Herbert York, W.H. Freeman, 1976.
Dark Sun: The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb, Richard
Rhodes, Simon & Schuster, 1995 (fascinating, required reading on
How Ulam Set the Stage, Bengt Carlson,Bulletin of
the Atomic Scientists, July/Aug. 2003
The Making of the Atomic Bomb, Richard Rhodes, Simon
& Schuster, 1986 (the ultimate history of the fission bomb).
Racing for the Bomb: General Leslie R. Groves, the
Manhattan Project's Indispensable Man, Robert Norris, 2002.
the bomb works
Atomic tourism, anybody?
Archive offers a comprehensive history of nuclear weapons development.
High Energy Weapons Archive
Weapons Frequently Asked Questions
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of the Atomic Scientists, published by the Educational Foundation
for Nuclear Science.
of New Mexico.
Alamos National Laboratory.
for Defense Information on nuclear security.
The Race for the Superbomb: Edward
A peacenik's guide to the nuclear age: Nuclearfiles.org.
Missile Defense Organization.
More than anyone needs to know about nuclear weapons,
courtesy the Natural
Resources Defense Council.
Teller on the
Scientific American profiled
Teller in 1999.
No missile defense system needed for our nuclear credits page.