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The Resource The Nuclear almanac : confronting the atom in war and peace, compiled and edited by faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ; editor, Jack Dennis ; contributing authors, Daryl E. Bohning [and others]

The Nuclear almanac : confronting the atom in war and peace, compiled and edited by faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ; editor, Jack Dennis ; contributing authors, Daryl E. Bohning [and others]

Label
The Nuclear almanac : confronting the atom in war and peace
Title
The Nuclear almanac
Title remainder
confronting the atom in war and peace
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ; editor, Jack Dennis ; contributing authors, Daryl E. Bohning [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355/.0217
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
UG1282.A8
LC item number
N9 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dennis, Jack B.
  • Bohning, Daryl E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Nuclear energy
  • Guerra atómica
  • Energía nuclear
  • Kernenergie
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Kernwaffe
  • Atomkrieg
  • Kernenergiewirtschaft
  • Auswirkung
  • Wirkung
  • Énergie nucléaire
  • Armes nucléaires
  • Guerre nucléaire
Label
The Nuclear almanac : confronting the atom in war and peace, compiled and edited by faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ; editor, Jack Dennis ; contributing authors, Daryl E. Bohning [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Prepared by the MIT Faculty Coalition for Disarmament
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The future is ours / Henry Steele Commager -- Charlottesville : a fictional account / Nan Randall -- Manhattan Project : the atomic bomb / Alice Kimball Smith -- The superbomb / Herbert F. York and G. Allen Greb -- Government and the atom / John Lamperti -- Blast, heat, and radiation / Kosta Tsipis -- Medical effects of a nuclear attack / H. Jack Geiger -- Global environment and the social fabric after nuclear war / Philip Morrison, Jack Dennis -- A primer of nuclear warfare / Philip Morrison, Paul Walker -- The control of nuclear warfare / Philip Morrison, Paul Walker -- Future technologies for nuclear war fighting / Philip Morrison, Paul Walker -- The physics of nuclear weapons / Kosta Tsipis -- Nuclear weapons manufacture / John Lamperti -- Biological effects of ionizing radiation / Alan Nelson -- Radiation and public health : a perspective / Daryl E. Bohning -- Radioactive waste / Kai Lee -- Nuclear accidents / Charles Zimmermann, Jack Dennis -- Tests of nuclear explosives / Therese Dennis -- The sorry history of arms control / Bernard T. Feld -- Prospects for international arms control / Paul C. Warnke -- Nuclear weapons proliferation / Jack Dennis -- Uranium : the yellowcake road / John Lamperti -- Nuclear power / Anthony Nero, Jack Dennis -- Energy economics / Gordon Thompson -- The future is in our hands : shaping responsible public policy / Pamela Solo, Mike Jendrzejczyk -- A little physics / Therese Dennis -- Unstable atoms : 1896-1913 / Alfred Romer -- Toward fission and fusion : 1913-1942 / Alfred Romer
Control code
8929417
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 546 pages
Isbn
9780201053319
Lccn
82020596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)676696
Label
The Nuclear almanac : confronting the atom in war and peace, compiled and edited by faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ; editor, Jack Dennis ; contributing authors, Daryl E. Bohning [and others]
Publication
Note
Prepared by the MIT Faculty Coalition for Disarmament
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The future is ours / Henry Steele Commager -- Charlottesville : a fictional account / Nan Randall -- Manhattan Project : the atomic bomb / Alice Kimball Smith -- The superbomb / Herbert F. York and G. Allen Greb -- Government and the atom / John Lamperti -- Blast, heat, and radiation / Kosta Tsipis -- Medical effects of a nuclear attack / H. Jack Geiger -- Global environment and the social fabric after nuclear war / Philip Morrison, Jack Dennis -- A primer of nuclear warfare / Philip Morrison, Paul Walker -- The control of nuclear warfare / Philip Morrison, Paul Walker -- Future technologies for nuclear war fighting / Philip Morrison, Paul Walker -- The physics of nuclear weapons / Kosta Tsipis -- Nuclear weapons manufacture / John Lamperti -- Biological effects of ionizing radiation / Alan Nelson -- Radiation and public health : a perspective / Daryl E. Bohning -- Radioactive waste / Kai Lee -- Nuclear accidents / Charles Zimmermann, Jack Dennis -- Tests of nuclear explosives / Therese Dennis -- The sorry history of arms control / Bernard T. Feld -- Prospects for international arms control / Paul C. Warnke -- Nuclear weapons proliferation / Jack Dennis -- Uranium : the yellowcake road / John Lamperti -- Nuclear power / Anthony Nero, Jack Dennis -- Energy economics / Gordon Thompson -- The future is in our hands : shaping responsible public policy / Pamela Solo, Mike Jendrzejczyk -- A little physics / Therese Dennis -- Unstable atoms : 1896-1913 / Alfred Romer -- Toward fission and fusion : 1913-1942 / Alfred Romer
Control code
8929417
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvii, 546 pages
Isbn
9780201053319
Lccn
82020596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)676696

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