Over the weekend, I had a chance to see the new Wolverine movie, and it was everything I’d hoped for. I’m a big fan of the X-Men movies and Wolverine in general. It takes place after the X-Men trilogy, following the death of Jean, which destroys Logan. Here’s a look at the movie through books.
World War II Bombing of Nagasaki
- Bomb: The Race to Build — and Steal — the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin
The history of making of the atomic bomb from the scientists who worked on it, to the KGB officers who wanted to steal it, to the British who tried to sabotage the Germans to keep them from making their own.
- World War II in the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Nagasaki by R. Conrad Stein
History of the battles in the Pacific starting with the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor and ending with the dropping of the second atomic bomb.