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It's a story of spies and intrigue. An alliance between the Allied forces and a race against the enemy. All in the hopes of being first to develop history's most devastating weapon yet. And -- it happened right here -- in a secret lab in Montreal. That part of Quebec's history has for a long time been hidden and covered up -- until now. Breakaway guest host Peter Tardif talks with Gilles Sabourin. He just published a book titled "Montréal et la bombe".