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Author Helmreich, Jonathan E

Title Gathering Rare Ores : the Diplomacy of Uranium Acquisition, 1943-1954
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource (319 pages)
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Contents Cover -- Contents
Summary This is a comprehensive study of one of the most startling examples of dollar diplomacy--the effort of the United States and the United Kingdom to monopolize the free world's supply of uranium and thorium during and immediately following World War II. Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in dura
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Print version record
Subject Nuclear energy -- Government policy -- United States -- History
Nuclear industry -- Political aspects -- History
Uranium industry -- Political aspects -- History
World politics -- 1945-1955.
SCIENCE -- General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
Diplomatic relations.
Nuclear energy -- Government policy.
Nuclear industry -- Political aspects.
Uranium industry -- Political aspects.
World politics.
SUBJECT United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States
Subject Great Britain.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781400858248