It’s the Bomb: A UNLV history professor publishes a graphic novel depicting the Atomic Era

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The Holocaust has its Maus. The Islamic Revolution in Iran has itsPersepolis. The Jack the Ripper saga has its From Hell. And now the history of atomic testing in Nevada and beyond has its own comic book. But rather than a sensationally rendered thriller involving flashy spies and explosions, it’s a story that focuses on Americans trying to do their part in a time of global uncertainty.