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The Oppenheimer alternative : a novel, Robert J. Sawyer

Label
The Oppenheimer alternative : a novel
Title
The Oppenheimer alternative
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Sawyer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While J. Robert Oppenheimer and his Manhattan Project team struggle to develop the A-bomb, Edward Teller wants something even more devastating: a bomb based on nuclear fusion--the mechanism that powers the sun. Teller's research leads to a terrifying discovery: by the year 2030, the sun will eject its outermost layer, destroying the entire inner solar system--including Earth. As the war ends with the use of fission bombs against Japan, Oppenheimer's team, plus Albert Einstein and Wernher von Braun, stay together--the greatest scientific geniuses from the last century racing against time to save our future. Meticulously researched and replete with real-life characters and events, The Oppenheimer Alternative is a breathtaking adventure through both real and alternate history
Cataloging source
OPW
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Sawyer, Robert J
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.)
  • Discoveries in science
  • Solar flares
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert
  • Manhattan Project (U.S.)
  • Discoveries in science
  • Solar flares
Label
The Oppenheimer alternative : a novel, Robert J. Sawyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1156470954
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
374 pages
Isbn
9781647100131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Oppenheimer alternative : a novel, Robert J. Sawyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1156470954
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
374 pages
Isbn
9781647100131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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