A Comparative Analysis of Some of the Immediate Environmental Effects at Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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Report regarding the medical and environmental effects caused by the nuclear weapons that were detonated in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in 1945. Includes studies of wave overpressure and three tiers of blast lethality.

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ix, 79 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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White, Clayton S.; Bowen, I. Gerald & Richmond, Donald R. August 1964.

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  • Main Title: A Comparative Analysis of Some of the Immediate Environmental Effects at Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • Series Title: Civil Effects Test Operations Reports
  • Added Title: Civil Effects Test Operations Reports No. 63.7

Description

Report regarding the medical and environmental effects caused by the nuclear weapons that were detonated in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in 1945. Includes studies of wave overpressure and three tiers of blast lethality.

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ix, 79 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

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"Presented before the Eighth Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, New York City, June 11, 1963."

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  • Report No.: CEX-63.7
  • OCLC: 15173461 | External Link
  • Government Documents No.: Y 3.At 7:22/CEX-63.7
  • Archival Resource Key (ARK): ark:/67531/metadc13060
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc13060

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White, Clayton S.; Bowen, I. Gerald & Richmond, Donald R. A Comparative Analysis of Some of the Immediate Environmental Effects at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, report, August 1964; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc13060/: accessed July 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.