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By Elisha Hunt Rhodes, Robert Hunt Rhodes

ISBN-10: 0679738282

ISBN-13: 9780679738282

Desirous about the Union is the eloquent and relocating diary of Elisha Hunt Rhodes, who enlisted into the Union military as a personal in 1861 and left it 4 years later as a 23-year-old lieutenant colonel after struggling with demanding and honorably in battles from Bull Run to Appomattox. somebody who heard those diaries excerpted at the PBS-TV sequence The Civil conflict will realize his money owed of these campaigns, which stay striking for his or her readability and aspect. so much of all, Rhodes's phrases display the incentive of a typical Yankee foot soldier, an in a different way usual younger guy who persevered the trials of strive against and hard marches, brief rations, worry, and homesickness for a wage of $13 a month and the pride of giving "all for the union."

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See also Goldschmidt, The Atomic Complex, 250–251. Procès Verbal du Comité d’Energie Atomique [the CEA steering committee], September 27, 1950, CEA. Founded in 1953, SOMAREM stood for the Société Marocaine de Recherches et d’Etudes Minières. Procès Verbal du Comité d’Energie Atomique, October 8, 1953, CEA. The United States also quashed a Franco-Swiss collaborative deal. 66, CEA. See also Peter Hug, “La Génèse de la technologie nucléaire en Suisse,” Relations internationales 68 (1991): 325–344.

His administrative counterpart Pierre Guillaumat (now the real man in charge, due to changes in the CEA’s constitution) regarded uranium provision From the Ground Up 29 as a matter of resource security. 37 Guillaumat made the like-minded, energetic mining engineer Jacques Mabile director of CEA’s Mining Division. Mabile’s geologists and prospectors spread to virtually every corner of the Métropole and made sweeping searches in the colonies. Their prospecting techniques multiplied. Car-borne prospecting now covered more ground and airborne prospection was tested in the Grury and the Vendée provinces.

66 The CIA was busy monitoring the French atomic weapons program and feared especially that French, Italians, and Germans—the chief three Euratom promoters—would unite in an effort to build atomic weapons. 67 US diplomats worked hard to dissuade the French and their partners from embarking on the enrichment path. They succeeded: by the time Euratom’s three wise men (Louis Armand, Giordani, and Franz Etzel) prepared Euratom’s constitutive document, enrichment was no longer the priority. 70 Thriving uranium prospection and mining activities formed the leading edge of French atomic foreign policy.

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