What happens if human beings can’t handle the power of their own weaponry? This show examines the dangerous early years of the Nuclear Age and humankind’s efforts to avoid self-destruction at the hands of its own creation.
Dan’s research and book list
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Oppenheimer clip used by permission from NBCUniversal
NBC WHITE PAPER: DECISION TO DROP THE BOMB (1/5/1965)
Truman Library – Public Papers of the Presidents: Harry S. Truman
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