Historical References:
Atomic Pioneers
- Books 1,2 & 3
by Ray and Roselyn Hiebert
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission Office of Information Services (1970, 1971, 1973)

E = mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation
by David Bodanis
Walker & Company (August 31, 2000)

The Making of the Atomic Bomb
by Richard Rhodes
Simon & Schuster, Inc. (August 1, 1995)

by Frederick Taylor
HarperCollins (February 3, 2004)

Spying on the Bomb
by Jeffrey T. Richelson
W. W. Norton & Co, Inc. (March 1, 2006)

Picturing the Bomb
by Rachel Fermi & Esther Samra
Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (September 1995)

Endless Frontier: Vannevar Bush, Engineer of
the American Century

by G. Pascal Zachary
The MIT Press (June 11, 1999)

First into Nagasaki
by George Weller
The Crown Publishing Group (December 26, 2006)

The Cold War: A New History
by John Lewis Gaddis
The Penguin Group (December 29, 2005)

Bombs in the Backyard
by  A. Constandina Titus
University of Nevada Press (February 2001)

Encyclopedia of the Atomic Age
by Rodney P. Carlisle; Editor
Infobase Publishing (September 2001)

Red Atom
by Paul Josephson
W.H. Freeman & Company (November 1999)

They Never Knew: The Victims of Nuclear Testing
by Glenn Cheney
Franklin Watts (October 1996)

U.S. Strategic and Defensive Missile Systems

by Mark A. Berhow
Osprey Publishing (September 10, 2005)

Historical References Continued:
The Nuclear Age Reader: Soviet Strategic Policies
by Jerome H. Kahan
McGraw-Hill, Inc. (1988)

Nuclear Power: Both Sides | The Early Years
by Boyd Norton
W. W. Norton & Co, Inc. (January 1, 1989)

Nuclear Power: Both Sides | Second Thoughts
by Jan Beyea
W. W. Norton & Co, Inc. (January 1, 1989)

Nuclear Power: Both Sides | Nuclear Waste Disposal
by Michio Kaku & Jennifer Trainer
W. W. Norton & Co, Inc. (January 1, 1989)

U.S. Nuclear Power Plants in the 21st Century: The Risk of a Lifetime
by David Lochbaum
T he Union of Concerned Scientists (2004)

Uncertainty Underground: Introduction
by Allison M. Macfarlane & Rodney C.Ewing
The MIT Press (April 28, 2006)

Uncertainty Underground: Nuclear Waste Story
by Thomas A. Cotton
The MIT Press (April 28, 2006)

Uncertainty Underground: Waste Package Corrosion
by David W. Shoesmith
The MIT Press (April 28, 2006)

Uncertainty Underground: Glass
by Werner Lutz
The MIT Press (April 28, 2006)

Energy Bill Aids Expansion Plans of Atomic Power
by Edmund L. Andrews & Matthew L. Wald
The New York Times ( July 31, 2007)

Bomb Scare
by Joseph Cirincione
Columbia University Press (January 30, 2007)

The Atomic Bazaar: The Rise of the Nuclear Poor
by William Langewiesche
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 15, 2007)

Gideon’s Spies: The Secret History of the Mossad
by Gordon Thomas
St. Martin's Griffin (March 18, 2000)

Report Finds Iran in Breach of U.N. Order
by David E. Sanger and William J. Broad
The New York Times (February 22, 2007)

Nuclear Terrorism:: The Ultimate Preventable Catastrophe by Graham Allison
Times Books  (August 9, 2004)

Special thanks to the desk reference librarians at the U.S. National Archives & Record Administration (NARA), College Park, MD