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Author Zeman, Z. A. B. (Zbyněk A. B.), 1928-2011.

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

Published New York : Central European University Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Series Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.
Other author Karlsch, Rainer, 1957-
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Uranium industry -- Germany (East) -- History.
Uranium industry -- Czechoslovakia -- History.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781435632394 (electronic bk.)
1435632397 (electronic bk.)
9786155211461 (electronic bk.)
6155211469 (electronic bk.)
9789639776005 (hardcover)