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  • THE GREEN GLASS SEA. by Klages, Ellen.
    Klages, Ellen.
    THE GREEN GLASS SEA.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: The Viking Press, (2006.). SIGNED first edition - The author's first novel for young adults set at Los Alamos, New Mexico in 1943 where 11 year old Dewey's father is one of the scientists working on "the gadget." SIGNED on the title page. Winner of the 2007 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction and Judy Lopez Award for Childrens Literature. Author's note. 321 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 57988
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  • THE GREEN GLASS SEA. by Klages, Ellen.
    Klages, Ellen.
    THE GREEN GLASS SEA.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: The Viking Press, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Novel set at Los Alamos, New Mexico in 1943 where 11 year old Dewey's father is one of the scientists working on "the gadget." INSCRIBED on the title page To -- Shazan!" and dated in the year of publication. Winner of the 2007 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction and Judy Lopez Award for Childrens Literature. Author's note. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-670-061344.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 54465
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  • OH PURE AND RADIANT HEART. by Millet, Lydia.
    Millet, Lydia.
    OH PURE AND RADIANT HEART.

    Edition: First printing.

    Brooklyn, NY: Soft Skull Press, (2005.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Described as an "apocalyptic fable" and as "a combination of political thriller, a sci-fi romp and a poetic medititation on history [which] confronts America's nuclear legacy and present lunacy with furious satire and haunting grace." In this novel the three scientists most responsible for the atom bomb - Oppenheimer, Fermi and Szilard - are displaced to modern America at the moment the first mushroom cloud formed over New Mexico, and are taken in by a reference librarian and her doting gardener husband. SIGNED on the title page. 489 pp. ISBN: 1932360859.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 56492
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  • Smith, Martin Cruz.
    STALLION GATE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1986.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Suspenseful novel about the testing of the first atomic weapons at Los Alamos, a site hidden on a mesa and surrounded by a vast Indian reservation. SIGNED on the title page.Map. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-394-530063.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 27852
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  • STALLION GATE. by Smith, Martin Cruz.
    Smith, Martin Cruz.
    STALLION GATE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1986.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Suspenseful novel about the testing of the first atomic weapons at Los Alamos, a site hidden on a mesa and surrounded by a vast Indian reservation. SIGNED on the title page.Map. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-394-530063.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (price-clipped, bookplate)

    Book ID: 46230
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  • STALLION GATE. by Smith, Martin Cruz.
    Smith, Martin Cruz.
    STALLION GATE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1986.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Suspenseful novel about the testing of the first atomic weapons at Los Alamos, a site hidden on a mesa and surrounded by a vast Indian reservation. INSCRIBED on the title page.Map. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-394-530063.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77419
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  • Smith, Martin Cruz.
    STALLION GATE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, 1986. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Suspenseful novel about the testing of the first atomic weapons at Los Alamos, a site hidden on a mesa and surrounded by a vast Indian reservation. SIGNED on the title page.Map. 321 pp. ISBN: 0-394-530063.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 21440
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