The Day the Sun Rose Twice is about the events, personalities and scientific processes that led to the detonation of the first atomic bomb in an isolated stretch of New Mexican desert at Trinity Site on July 16, 1945. Experience the days and hours leading up to the first nuclear explosion in history. 39 photos.
Fifty Famous Fighter Aircraft by Richard Groh (1982). Traces the story of fighter aircraft from WWI to the supersonic jets in the mid-1970s. Each fighter is described in two pages with accompanying photos. The author shows the best remembered fighters and tells why each earned a special place in air history.