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Pax atomica

poems

by Campbell McGrath

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Published by Ecco in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Civilization -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCambell McGrath.
      GenrePoetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3658 P39 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination62 p. ;
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3304575M
      ISBN 100060745649
      LC Control Number2004047156

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The nuclear arsenal of democracy --The war at home --The Göttingen republic: the nuclear physics community --Missal diplomacy: the Protestants and nuclear weapons --The cold peace: ideology and confrontation in the antinuclear campaign --The young Adenauerians.

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ATOMIC QUEST. By Arthur H. Comptpn. (O.U.P., 30s.) PROFESSOR AcKETT, it seems, has emerged from political ignominy with time, credit and yesterday's heterodoxes on his side. hifrom the relative obscurity of Manchester he wrote a book of rude questions about the military and political con- sequences of atomic energy which was regarded as a piece of hot propaganda for the Russians.

Pax Atomica, in contrast, is dedicated to time — "For " to be exact, the year of the Missile Crisis, the University of Mississippi race riots, John Glenn's orbit of earth, Marilyn Monroe's death, and, not coincidentally, McGrath's birth.

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