Download books for nintendo The Plutonium Files: America's Secret Medical Experiments in the Cold War

The Plutonium Files: America's Secret Medical Experiments in the Cold War

The Plutonium Files: America's Secret Medical Experiments in the Cold War

by Eileen Welsome

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780307767332
Pages: 592
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 15 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-22
DOWNLOAD

Description

When the vast wartime factories of the Manhattan Project began producing plutonium in quantities never before seen on earth, scientists working on the top-secret bomb-building program grew apprehensive. Fearful that plutonium might cause a cancer epidemic among workers and desperate to learn more about what it could do to the human body, the Manhattan Project's medical doctors embarked upon an experiment in which eighteen unsuspecting patients in hospital wards throughout the ...