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A Short History of Nuclear Folly free pdf In the spirit of Dr. Strangelove and The Atomic Cafe, Rudolph Herzog has here created a bleakly sardonic catalogue of atomic blunders and nuclear near-misses revealing the hushed-up and forgotten episodes in which the great powers have gambled with catastrophe. Rudolph Herzog is already well know as the historian behind the popular history title Dead Funny, which looked at humour in Nazi Germany. Now, he turns to the archives once again to produce an account that will raise important questions on international nuclear policy.

About Rudolph Herzog

Rudolph Herzog is the author of "Dead Funny: Humor in Hitler's Germany." His documentary on humor in the Third Reich, "Laughing with Hitler," scored top audience ratings on German Channel 1 and was also broadcast on the BBC. He is the son of the celebrated filmmaker Werner Herzog. A documentary by Rudolph Herzog based on "A Short History of Nuclear Folly" will be released in 2014. Jefferson Chase is one of the foremost translators of German history. He has translated Wolfgang Schivelbusch, Thomas Mann, and Gotz Aly, among many other writers. "From the Hardcover edition."

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Author : Rudolph Herzog
Publisher : Melville House Publishing
Data Published : 19 June 2014
ISBN : 1612193307
EAN : 9781612193304
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 252 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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