Chemical Warfare, WWII, the Atomic Bomb, and Einstein

Originally created as a forum post for HIST 586 on 20th century physics

via Chemical Warfare, WWII, the Atomic Bomb, and Einstein — curiouser contemplations

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3 thoughts on “Chemical Warfare, WWII, the Atomic Bomb, and Einstein

  1. About 40 scientists signed a petition asking that the US not drop the bomb, but FDR had spent far too much money that even Congress knew nothing about, so Truman had already decided to drop it.

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