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Klaus Fuchs, Atom Spy

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674593893

Publication Date: 10/30/1987

267 pages

13 halftones, 8 line illustrations


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  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Secrets
  • 2. Inner Light, Party Line: The Red Foxes of Kiel
  • 3. Keep an Eye on Them: German Communist Refugees
  • 4. From Internment to Intelligence
  • 5. The Girl from Banbury
  • 6. Gold in Manhattan
  • 7. Los Alamos: The Plutonium Connection
  • 8. Harwell: Building the British Bomb
  • 9. The Super and the Soviet Code
  • 10. Confession and Trial
  • 11. A Serious Mistake
  • 12. Science, Secrecy, and Security
  • 13. The Return Home
  • Appendix A: Klaus Fuchs’s Confession to William Skardon
  • Appendix Β: Klaus Fuchs’s Confession to Michael Perrin
  • Appendix C: Harry Gold’s Statements to the FBI
  • Notes
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index

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