Explosives: History with a Bang

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The dramatichistory of explosives, from the invention of gunpowder to the H-bombLaying the emphasis on the lives of the people involved, on the diverse uses of explosives, and on their social and historical impact, this entertaininghistoryrelates a story of remarkable international and human endeavor.Many of those involvedRoger Bacon, Guy Fawkes, Alfred Nobel, Robert Oppenheimerare famed worldwide; others, such as C.F. Schonbein, William Bickford, Sir Frederick Abel, and Charles E. Munroe, though less well-known, also ...

Explosives: History with a Bang 2010, History Press (SC)

ISBN-13: 9780752456966

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