Rocketry & Nuclear Weapons Bibliography

In researching this post from a few years ago that served as a brief overview of the Redstone Family of launch vehicles, I came across a number of other resources that I filed away since they didn’t have a particular bearing on that specific early launch vehcile but which might serve as fodder for other posts under the same heading.

First drafted: January 7th, 2018.

Last updated: January 14th, 2018.

U.S. Launch Vehicles & Space Programs:

  • To Reach the High Frontier: A History of U.S. Launch Vehicles

Rocketry & Spaceflight, Generally:

  • Space & The Tropics

Remote Sensing:

Soviet & Russian Launch Vehicles & Space Programs:

Cold War & General Nuclear history

  • Jacobsen, Annie. Operation Paperclip

  • Jacobsen, Annie. The Pentagon’s Brain

  • Baird, Kai and Marin J. Sherwin American Promethesus

  • Rhodes, Richard The Making of the Atomic Bomb

  • Rhodes, Richard Dark Sun: The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb