The Atomic Bomb Book Report

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The Atomic Bomb

The Atomic Bomb

The year was 1945. The war in the Pacific had reached it's climax with the
attack on Pearl Harbor, or so the world thought!

In 1943 a new era was just being discovered when Albert Einstein had uncovered a
new way of destroying things. One so powerful it could wipe out entire cities in
seconds. When Albert told the president of the U.S.A. he had no idea of what the
army was going to do with that knowlege, the knowlege of Atomic Theory!

When the president of the United States of America heard of this new theory he
decided to embark on a project that would change mankind forever. He decided to
name this project the Manhatten Project. This project was headed by six of the
worlds best scientists: Neils Bohr, Joseph Carter, Enrico Fermi, Richard Feyman,
and Robert Oppenheimer, each with their own ideas of what it would take to
construct such a weapon.

From left to right: Neils Borh, Robert Oppenheimer, Richard Feyman, Enrico Fermi

The object of the project was to produce a practical military weapon in the form
of a bomb in which the energy would be released by a fast neutron chain reaction
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