"The Manhattan Project: The Birth of the Atomic Bomb in the Words of Its Creators, Eyewitnesses, and Historians" collects the writings and thoughts of the original participants in the Manhattan Project, along with pieces by the most important historians and interpreters of the subject. It is a rich and comprehensive compilation of documents, essays, articles and excerpts from histories, biographies, plays, novels, letters, oral histories, and more. It includes materials by and about J. Robert Oppenheimer, Leo Szilard, Albert Einstein, Richard Feynman, Leslie Groves, Klaus Fuchs, Henry Stimson, Vannevar, Bush, Harry S Truman, Niels Bohr, and many other key figures. It also collects the writings and testimonies of those in the trenches at the project, their families, and key eyewitnesses.
All copies of this book sold through this website will be signed by its editor, Atomic Heritage Foundation president Cynthia C. Kelly.
Length: 496 pages. Paperback.