Donald J. Trump’s “Fire and Fury” rant in the first year of his administration focused our nation’s attention, and the world’s attention, on the very real possibility of nuclear war.
Katie Mack uses accessible language used to describe these very few knowable and very many unknowable things. I still didn’t understand it.
Rhodes weaves the many stories that make up the creation of our nuclear age into a compelling and thoughtful book.
The story of the atomic bomb is a melange of political, scientific, and emotional events and decisions that are well told by Richard Rhodes.