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Nuclear War Effects Advisory Panel, The effects of nuclear war. book by Dr. David S. Saxon, President of the University of California, and for the assistance of the Congressional Research Service, the Department of Defense, the Arms Control and Disar-mament Agency, and the Central Intel Intelligence Agency.

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The social effects of nuclear war would be many, and include the psychological effects of massive nuclear destruction and the more immediate stresses of large numbers of refugees from Europe and North America.

Study of and planning for these non-physical effects of nuclear war. Introduction. In the aftermath of a nuclear war, genetic effects may appear trivial in comparison with the enormity of the catastrophic development in the survivors' health and the environment.

1 Gross effects are immediately or subtly demonstrable on the basis of diverse war scenarios. On the other hand, in a great number of organisms, genetic effects of radiation have been shown to occur.

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Effects of nuclear war. Washington: Congress of the United States, Office of Technology Assessment, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: United States. Congress.

Office of Technology Assessment. OCLC. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Effects of nuclear war. Detroit, Mich.: Gale Research Co., © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Title: The Effects of Nuclear War Author (P.

Sharfman) Subject: Full report Keywords: Defense technology Created Date: 12/14/ AMCited by: Original source: OTA, The Effects of Nuclear War, (as a function of peak overpressure) 98% Peak overpressures on the ground for a 1-kiloton burst (intermediate-pressure range) Source: Glasstone, Figure b h h 1 = d d 1 = 3.

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Particular attention is devoted to the ways in which the impact of a nuclear war would extend over time. This book assesses the current available information concerning the major scientific problems related to environmental consequences of a possible nuclear war.

The contributors address a broad range of topics, among them the effects of blast, heat, and local radioactive fallout; the likely dispersal patterns and residence times of radioactive debris in the troposphere and stratosphere; the.

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American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (); The Angry Genie: One Man's Walk Through the Nuclear Age (); The Atom Besieged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany (). The book was made into an animated film by director Jimmy Murakami in The couple are voiced by Sir John Mills and Dame Peggy soundtrack consists of songs, many with an anti-nuclear theme, by prominent rock musicians and groups, including Roger Waters, Genesis and David Bowie.

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