When New York Times Reporter Was Chief Propagandist for Atomic Bomb

William L. Laurence earned the nickname “Atomic Bill” several times over. He was a Pulitzer-winning New York Times science reporter who became embedded with the Manhattan Project and followed its creation of the first atomic bombs at several sites around the United States. As the first use of the new weapon against Japan neared, seventy-five summers ago, … Continue reading “When New York Times Reporter Was Chief Propagandist for Atomic Bomb”
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