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Medical aspects of atomic weapons

Medical aspects of atomic weapons

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear weapons.

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    SPECIAL COLLECTIONS COPY FROM THE HISTORY OF ATOMIC ENERGY COLLECTION. ITEM NO. 984.

    Statementprepared for the National Security Resources Board by the Department of Defense and the United States Atomic Energy Commission.
    ContributionsU.S. Atomic Energy Commission., United States. Dept. of Defense. National Security Resources Board.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. ;
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17639274M

    1. J Maine Med Assoc. May;41(5) WHAT every Maine doctor should know about the medical aspects of atomic weapons and atomic warfare. This book is a NATO unclassified handbook on NBC (Nuclear, Biological, Chemical) defensive operations covering the Army, Navy, and Air Force. NATO Handbook Medical Aspects NBC Defensive Operations AMedP-6 Nuclear Book | eBaySeller Rating: % positive.

    1. J Maine Med Assoc. Jun;41(6) WHAT every Maine doctor should know about the medical aspects of atomic weapons and atomic warfare. This report describes the effects of the atomic bombs which were dropped on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9, , respectively. It summarizes all the authentic information that is available on damage to structures, injuries to personnel, morale effect, etc., which.

    Introduction Nuclear weapons and nuclear power share several common features. The long list of links includes their histories, similar technologies, skills, health and safety aspects, regulatory issues and radiological research and development. For example, the process of enriching uranium to make it into fuel for nuclear power stations is also used to make nuclear weapons. Continued.   ☢ Medical Aspects of Nuclear Radiation -- Published by Bernard Joseph Carr of Cascade Pictures of California Inc. Topics Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense, Atomic-nuclear: Weapons.


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