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The Urban Whale

North Atlantic Right Whales at the Crossroads

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$26.00 • £20.95 • €23.50

ISBN 9780674034754

Publication Date: 03/30/2010

Academic Trade

576 pages

34 color illustrations, 116 halftones, 48 line illustrations, 21 tables

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On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane