Publication: Sceptre, 2003, London
First edition. As new, unread copy in dust jacket. Walter is a young Australian who comes to England to follow his dream of being a scientist. He falls under the spell of the charismatic scientists involved in splitting the atom and other experiments that led to the building of the atomic bomb, but by 1945 he feels betrayed by his mentors as he is tortured by images he has helped unleash.
Inventory Number: 18658