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Uranium matters : Central European uranium in international politics, 1900-1960 / by Zbynek Zeman and Rainer Karlsch.

By: Zeman, Z. A. B. (Zbyněk A. B.), 1928-2011.
Contributor(s): Karlsch, Rainer, 1957-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: New York : Central European University Press, 2008Description: 1 online resource (1 volume).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781435632394; 1435632397; 9786155211461; 6155211469.Subject(s): Uranium industry -- Germany (East) -- History | Uranium industry -- Czechoslovakia -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Uranium matters.DDC classification: 338.2/749320943 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Unparalleled power -- The Erzgebirge region -- The politics of Czechoslovak uranium -- Wismut AG : a state within a state.
Summary: Examines the impact of the Czechoslovak and East German uranium industries on local politics and on societies, particularly in the decade or so after the end of the Second World War. The Erzgebirge - the Ore Mountains - on the border of Czechoslovakia and East Germany of the time, was the oldest uranium mine in the world, whose important resources were badly needed for Stalin's atomic bomb.
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HD9539.U72 G38 2008 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7829/j.ctt1cgf9n7 Available ocn213374206

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Unparalleled power -- The Erzgebirge region -- The politics of Czechoslovak uranium -- Wismut AG : a state within a state.

Examines the impact of the Czechoslovak and East German uranium industries on local politics and on societies, particularly in the decade or so after the end of the Second World War. The Erzgebirge - the Ore Mountains - on the border of Czechoslovakia and East Germany of the time, was the oldest uranium mine in the world, whose important resources were badly needed for Stalin's atomic bomb.

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