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Kai Bird is the author of "The Chairman: John J. McCloy, The Making of the American Establishment and The Color of Truth: McGeorge Bundy and William Bundy, Brothers in Arms." He co-edited with Lawrence Lifschultz," Hiroshima's Shadow: Writings on the Denial of History and the Smithsonian Controversy." His most recent book, co-written with Martin J. Sherwin, is "American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer" (Random House, 2005), which won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for biography and the 2006 National Book Critics Circle Award for biography. A contributing editor for "The Nation," Bird lives in Washington, D.C.