Uranium by Tom Zoellner
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Uranium is a common element in the earths crust and the only naturally occurring mineral with the power to end all life on the planet. After World War II, it reshaped the global orderwhoever could master uranium could master the world.
"Starred Review. [A] fine piece of journalism...he superbly paints vivid pictures of uranium's impact." - Publishers Weekly.
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Tom Zoellner Author Biography
Tom Zoellner is the author of Uranium: War, Energy and the Rock that Reshaped the World and The Heartless Stone: A Journey Through the World of Diamonds, Deceit and Desire, an investigation into the diamond business reported from six continents, named a Notable Book of 2006 by the American Library Association. He is also the co-author of the New York Times bestselling book An Ordinary Man. Tom has previously worked as a contributing editor for Men's Health magazine and as a reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle. He grew up in Arizona and is currently living in Hanover, New Hampshire.
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