Birth of the bomb

United Kingdom, 1970

Film
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Episode of Series “Visions of War”.
This is the background story of the making of the first atomic bomb. The period covered is from 1938 to the dropping of the bomb on Hiroshima in 1945. German efforts to create an atomic bomb are described. The intensive research into the development of the bomb in the United States is dealt with extensively. Includes archival film, and interviews with some of those involved. (Colour version)

Credits

producer/director

Peter Batty

production company

Peter Batty Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:50:00:00

Colour

Colour

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