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Document of A-Bombed Nagasaki

By: Akizuki, Tatsuichiro (text); Keiichi Nagata (transl.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nagasaki City, Japan, Keiichi Nagata: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 037656

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, French flaps. Slight shelf/handling wear, virtually as issued. [iii],114 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Stated 2nd edition: 1979. Very scarce. View more info

Abiding Appalachia: Where Mountain and Atom Meet

By: Awiakta, Marilou; Parks Lanier, Jr. (afterword)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Blacksburg, VA, Pocahontas Press: 2006

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032744

ISBN: 0936015993

Condition: Near Fine


Green stiff wraps, lettered/illus. in black and white. Very slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. xiv,64,[1] pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Scarce. View more info

Omens of Millennium: The Gnosis of Angels, Dreams, and Resurrection

By: Bloom, Harold

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYTH0152

ISBN: 1573220450

Condition: Fine


Black 1/4 cloth, dark red paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. [xi],255 pp. As issued. Remainder stamp on top text block edge. Dust jacket shows light surface rubbing (pallet wear), else as issued. View more info

The Revelation of St. John the Divine [Modern Critical Interpretations]

By: Bloom, Harold (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and New Haven, CT, Chelsea House Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GR336

ISBN: 0877549168

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper, lettered in gold foil. New, as issued. viii,150 pp. View more info

Naked to the Sun: Dark Visions of Apocalypse

By: Collings, Michael R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mercer Island, WA, Starmont House: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030288

ISBN: 0930261763

Condition: Fine


Gray wraps, lettered/illus. in red and black. As issued. [vi],75 pp. Very scarce original edition, NOT the 2007 Borgo Press edition. View more info

White Sands Missile Range [Images of America]

By: Court, Darren, and the White Sands Missile Range Museum

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: 045338

ISBN: 0738558788

Condition: New


Stiff pictorial wraps. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

The Archeology of the Atomic Bomb: A Submerged Cultural Resources Assessment of the Sunken Fleet of Operation Crossroads at Bikini and Kwajalein Atoll Lagoons, Republic of the Marshall Islands [Southwest Cultural Resources Center Professional Papers No. 37]

By: Delgado, James P., Daniel J. Lenihan, and Larry E. Murphy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Submerged Cultural Resources Unit, National Maritime Initiative, U. S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039955

Condition: Good


Stiff illus. wraps, lettered in red. Covers are moderately soiled, with rubbing at corners and along edges, former owner's embossed address stamp on lower front cover, crease to top rear cover corner, 1 1/2" surface paper loss at heel of spine, with clear binding tape repair. Firm binding, clean interior. xii,208 pp., illus. Cosmetically lacking, but a still useful reference copy. View more info

Fictions of Nuclear Disaster

By: Dowling, David

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, University of Iowa Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030304

ISBN: 0877451427

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. xii,239 pp. View more info

The Decision to Drop the Bomb: A Political History

By: Giovannitti, Len, and Fred Freed

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037914

Condition: Good


Black cloth, lettered in gilt. Mild binding lean, moderate overall wear with dampstaining evident at corners of front cover, resulting in some dye lightening/spotting, extending to pastedown inside front cover but not to text block. Text block edges a bit dulled by use and age. Dust jacket worn but intact, with chipping at various points along edges, surface loss at bottom front corner, in mylar. 348 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Best considered as reading copy, but so... View more info

Manhattan Projecdt: The Untold Story of the Making of the Atomic Bomb

By: Groueff, Stephane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Co.: 1967

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 030293

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth, lettered in silver foil. Minor shelf wear, mild binding lean. xii,372 pp., endpaper maps, b&w plates. Mild discoloration along hinges. Very nice copy, lacking dust jacket. Likely BOMC, though unstamped. View more info

Revelations: Art of the Apocalypse

By: Grubb, Nancy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Abbeville Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045354

ISBN: 0789203987

Condition: New


Royal blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, both covers decorated with stars and spine panel lettered in gold foil. 1st ptg., complete number line. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 144 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. View more info

Hiroshima Diary: The Journal of a Japanese Physician, August 6-September 30, 1945

By: Hachiya, Michihiko, M.D.; Warner Wells (transl., editor)

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041899

ISBN: B00D5PT6FM

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. 2nd ptg.: July 1955. Slightly age-toned text block edges, otherwise essentially as issued. xi,238 pp., endpaper maps. Illus. dust jacket shows mild rubbing along edges, triangular chip extending to 1 1/4" depth along top rear edge, now in mylar. View more info

An Altar-piece of the Apocalypse from Master Bertram's Workshop in Hamburg [V&A Monograph No. 25]

By: Kauffmann, C. M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office for Victoria and Albert Museum: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039908

Condition: Good


Stiff gold-foil wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Some rubbing to corners and along edges, moderate handling and surface rubbing. Firm binding, clean interior beyond former owner's signature on front flyleaf. [vii],50 pp., 26 b&w figures in text, 24 b&w plates at rear. View more info

Barefoot Gen: A Cartoon Story of Hiroshima

By: Nakazawa, Keiji; Project Gen (transl.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA and Gabriola Island, BC, Canada, New Society Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030562

ISBN: 0865710953

Condition: Good


Red stiff illus. wraps. Dampstaining along top and bottom edges of the first dozen or so leaves, fading thereafter. Former owner's address stamp inside front cover. Square, uncreased binding. [xi],284,[2] pp., illus. View more info

Ethel Rosenberg: Beyond the Myths [INSCRIBED]

By: Philipson, Ilene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Franklin Watts: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030297

ISBN: 0531150577

Condition: Near Fine


Black 1/4 cloth, gray paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. Essentially as issued, text block showing modest age toning. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, a few light creases along bottom rear edge, a few slight edge nicks, now in mylar. [viii],390 pp. Inscribed by author on front flyleaf to a "Mary" who obliterated her last name with ink and marker - but in any case, a very scarce signed copy. View more info

Heisenberg's War: The Secret History of the German Bomb

By: Powers, Thomas

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Da Capo Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029455

ISBN: 0306810115

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff pictorial wraps. xii,609 pp. Slight shelf wear, text block edges very slightly age-toned, virtually as issued. View more info

St. Margaret's Gospel-Book: The Favourite Book of an Eleventh-Century Queen of Scots [Treasures from the Bodleian Library]

By: Rushforth, Rebecca

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Oxford, U.K., Bodleian Library, University of Oxford: 2007

Seller ID: 045143

ISBN: 1851243704

Condition: New


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. New, as issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 114 pp., 67 color illus. View more info

Atomic Energy Encyclopedia in the Life Sciences

By: Shilling, Charles Wesley (editor), with Miriam Teed Shilling

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders Co.: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028873

Condition: Fine


Teal green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Essentially as issued, mere hints of shelf wear. xxvi,474 pp., illus. View more info

Nuke-Rebuke: Writers and Artists Against Nuclear Energy and Weapons [Contemporary Anthology Series No. 5]

By: Sklar, Morty (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, Spirit That Moves Us Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030290

ISBN: 0930370171

Condition: Near Fine


Goldenrod illus. wraps, lettered in red. Light shelf/edge wear. Square, uncreased binding. 208 pp., illus. View more info

Revelation Down to Earth: Making Sense of the Apocalypse of John

By: Walhout, Edwin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Eerdmans Publishing Co.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GR335

ISBN: 0802848893

Condition: Fine


viii,254 pp. Very slight surface rubbing, virtually as issued. View more info

Nuclear Fear: A History of Images

By: Weart, Spencer R.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028874

ISBN: 0674628357

Condition: Very Good


Black paper covered boards. Ex-library copy, typically marked/stamped but showing little actual wear, circulated only once prior to deaccessioning. Dust jacket flaps pasted to endsheets, dust jacket otherwise well preserved, with call label on lower spine, in mylar. [xii],535 pp. View more info

Essay on Atomism from Democritus to 1960

By: Whyte, Lancelot Law

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030307

Condition: Fine


Light gray cloth, lettered in red and black. As issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, price clipped front flap. [viii],108 pp. View more info

Nuclear Love

By: Wildman, Eugene

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chicago, Swallow Press: 1972

Edition: Salesman's Sample

Seller ID: 030289

ISBN: 0804005699

Condition: VG+


Stiff b&w pictorial wraps. Mild shelf wear, slight binding lean, a few light thumbing creases on back cover. [vi],90 pp., illus. View more info