Essays Tagged: "ManhattanProject"

The decision to drop the atomic bomb

ica realized thegreat power they had in hand.Many of the scientists who worked on or knew about the ManhattanProject did not approve the use of the weapon without a demonstration or warning theenemy a ...

(6 pages) 249 1 4.0 Apr/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Nuclear Weapons.

ission reaction. The United States supervised thedevelopment of the atomic bomb under the code name ManhattanProject, during World War II. The first nuclear chain reactionoccurred in December 1942, at ...

(4 pages) 133 0 4.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security