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AT WORK IN THE FIELDS OF THE BOMB, Del Tredici, Robert
1 AT WORK IN THE FIELDS OF THE BOMB
Del Tredici, Robert
Perennial Library 1987 0060961643 / 9780060961640 First Paperback Near Fine 
Clean unworn large softcover book (approx. size is 8-1/2" x 11"). No chipping, creasing or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Photographs and text bny Robert Del Tredici. Introduction by Jonathan Schell. 192 pages. An examination of the havoc wreaked on humanity by atomic and hydrogen bombs. 025236

Price: 25.00 USD
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Shadow on the Hearth, Merril, Judith
2 Shadow on the Hearth
Merril, Judith
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to spine corners; no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 277 pps. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), very shallow chipping at top spine edge and one shallow chip at top rear panel edge (1/4" max.). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a Westchester housewife's survival after an atomic bomb explodes in New York Harbor. She finds staunch and unexpected allies in her own children, in a mysterious fugitive, and an idealistic young doctor. 018983

Price: 50.00 USD
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Shadow on the Hearth, Merril, Judith
3 Shadow on the Hearth
Merril, Judith
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1950 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names,writing or marks. 277 pgs. Unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, hint of very light soiling near bottom edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality myalr cover. A tense, prophetic novel of one woman's world, after an atomic bomb falls on New York. 8vo. Fiction. 015162

Price: 50.00 USD
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4 No More War!
Pauling, Linus
New York Dodd Mead 1958 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 254 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has two tiny chips at base spine corners, a few small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Nobel prize-winning scientist discusses nuclear testing and nuclear warfare. 8vo. Political. 010935

Price: 15.00 USD
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Mushroom: The Story of the A-Bomb Kid, Phillips, John Aristotle and David Michaelis
5 Mushroom: The Story of the A-Bomb Kid
Phillips, John Aristotle and David Michaelis
New York William Morrow 1978 0-688-03351-2 / 9780688033514 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red boards with clean black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Slight fading at top outside edge. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 287 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with 1" closed tear at base of front flap fold, hint of fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. John Aristotle Phillips is the Princeton student who became world-famous when he designed an atomic bomb both to demonstrate the dangers of the proliferation of nuclear weapons and to fulfill his academic requirements. 8vo. Nuclear Proliferation. 013609

Price: 15.00 USD
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The World is Mine, Rand, Clayton and Robert Smitley
6 The World is Mine
Rand, Clayton and Robert Smitley
New York Fleet Publishing Corp. 1958 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (slightest hint of light foxing on endpapers). Previous owner name and date on lower corner of rear free endpaper. Last two blank pages have small corner clip at lower right corner. 380 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (4.95 on front inside flap), some rubbing, light edgewear and tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An absorbing history of moneymaking and speculation through the ages, from the Roman Panic of 33 A.D. to the present period of nuclear fear and world apprehension. 023611

Price: 20.00 USD
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Village of Stars, Stanton, Paul
7 Village of Stars
Stanton, Paul
New York M.S. Mill and William Morrow 1960 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Second printing in clean unclipped jacket. Clean blue boards with maroon cloth spine, bright white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; no names, writing or marks. 241 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), no chips or tears, a few small spots of rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book which has been called more powerful than "On the Beach" - this novel about a British plane which is carrying a powerful nuclear bomp. While on its lonely patrol over the Black Sea, the international situation intensifies and an order comes to fuse the bomb. Soon the threat dissolves, and the order is rescinded, but the bomb will not defuse. The plane cannot land and repeated attempts to jettison the bomb over wasteland areas are thwarted. An absorbing story of flying, maried lives of the crew members, a love affair, and the activities of diplomatic and military circles against an ever-tightening suspenseful situation. 021465

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Enola Gay, Thomas, Gordon; Max Morgan Witts
8 Enola Gay
Thomas, Gordon; Max Morgan Witts
Briarcliff Manor, NY Stein & Day 1977 0812821505 / 9780812821505 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with red cloth spine, unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Two-page review of book (with photographs) laid in. Book is illustrated with black & white photographs. 327 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, hint of very slight rubbing, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Award-winning writers separate myth from reality as they retrace the steps that led the world into the atomic age, and tell the story (from both sides) of the bombing of Hiroshima. 027938

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