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Harry Potter Collection - Books 1 to 3 written by J.K. Rowling performed by Stephen Fry on CD (Unabridged)

Harry Potter Collection - Books 1 to 3 written by J.K. Rowling performed by Stephen Fry on CD (Unabridged)£69.99

This set contains unabridged audio versions of the first three Harry Potter books - the perfect gift for young witches and wizards. They might not be on the Hogwarts Express but they can still enjoy the magic of these timeless tales. Narrated by Stephen Fry, they follow the young wizard Harry ......

Churchill's Bomb - How The United States Overtook Britian in the First Nuclear Arms Race written by Graham Farmelo performed by Clive Chafer on CD (Unabridged)

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ISBN:  9781482929249
Genre - Main:  Non-Fiction
Genre - Specific:  War
Duration:  870 mins
Length:  Unabridged
Author:  Graham Farmelo
Narrator 1:  Clive Chafer
Rarity:  Rare

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Perhaps no scientific breakthrough has shaped the course of human history as much as the harnessing of the atom. Yet the twentieth century might have turned out entirely differently had this powerful technology stayed under the control of Great Britain, whose scientists spearheaded the Allies' nuclear arms program at the outset...

of World War II. As award-winning science historian Graham Farmelo reveals in Churchill's Bomb,Britain's supposedly visionary leader remained unconvinced of the potentially earth-shattering implications of his physicists' research.

Churchill ultimately shared Britain's nuclear secrets with--and ceded its initiative to--America, whose successful development and deployment of an atomic bomb placed the United States in a position of supreme power at the dawn of the nuclear age.

A groundbreaking investigation of the twentieth century's most important scientific discovery, Churchill's Bomb reveals the secret history of the weapon that transformed modern geopolitics.

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