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Atomic Testing is a fictional diary written by Alan Tucker. It was the twenty-fourth book in My Australian Story and Tucker's third for the series. The book was published in February 2009 and later reprinted with different cover art in August 2013.

Dedication

"To Deb, who gave me time and trust, and to the State Library of South Australia, who gave me information and a quiet space. AT"

Book description

"The British Government's going to test atomic bombs on the Woomera Rocket Range. It's in the paper. Mum said that if she'd known they were going to test atomic bombs here, she'd never have come. What's she worried about? It's only a bomb."

"The British Government's going to test atomic bombs on the Woomera Rocket Range. It's in the paper. Mum said that if she'd known they were going to test atomic bombs here, she'd never have come. What's she worried about? It's only a bomb.
When the army assigns Anthony's father to work on the top secret atomic testing project in outback South Australia, the family relocates from Townsville to Woomera. The controversial rocket and munitions testing captures Anthony's imagination. But is it really as safe as the government says?
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Plot

Characters

Main article: List of Atomic Testing characters

Author

Main article: Alan Tucker

Editions

Acknowledgements

References

See also


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