Written with unique access to official archives, this book tells the secret story of Britain's H bomb - the scientific and strategic background, the goverment's policy decision, the work of the remarkable men who created the bomb, the four weapons trials at a remote Pacific atoll in 1957-58, and the historic consequences.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 287 pages, biography
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 27/03/2001
- Category: History: specific events & topics
- ISBN: 9780333947425
- Hardback from £83.79