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Oh pure and radiant heart

by Lydia Millet

  • 249 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt in Orlando .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Santa Fe (N.M.)
    • Subjects:
    • Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967 -- Fiction.,
    • Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954 -- Fiction.,
    • Szilard, Leo -- Fiction.,
    • Nuclear physicists -- Fiction.,
    • Women librarians -- Fiction.,
    • Celebrities -- Fiction.,
    • Atomic bomb -- Fiction.,
    • Time travel -- Fiction.,
    • Santa Fe (N.M.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      First published by Soft Skull Press in 2005.

      StatementLydia Millet.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.I42175 O37 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3407966M
      ISBN 100156031035
      ISBN 109780156031035
      LC Control Number2005023808
      OCLC/WorldCa61295921

      Oh Pure and Radiant Heart. By: Lydia Millet. Buy Paperback Now. Amazon; Barnes and Noble; Bookshop; Books a Million; Hudson; Indie Bound; Powell's; Target; Walmart; Oppenheimer's first full day at the motel was devoted to television. He located the remote on the bedside table, where it sat beside the enigmatic telephone with its sheet of. Oh Pure and Radiant Heart imagines a world in which the three geniuses who were key to the invention of the atom bomb — physicists J. Robert Oppenheimer, Enrico Fermi and Leo Szilard — are displaced to contemporary America at the moment history’s first mushroom cloud rises over the New Mexico desert in July When the scientists appear in Santa Fe in , Ann, a reference librarian.

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      Oh pure and radiant heart by Millet, Lydia, Publication date Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : The New York Times Book Review called her fifth novel, Oh Pure and Radiant Heart (), an "extremely smart resonant fantasy." It brings three of the physicists responsible for creating the atomic bomb to life in modern-day New Mexico, where they acquire a Born: December 5, (age 50), .


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