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Published by United States Department of Defense, United States Department of Energy in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled and edited by Samuel Glasstone and Philip J Dolan.
ContributionsGlasstone, Samuel, 1897-, Dolan, Philip J., United States. Department of Defense., United States. Department of Energy.
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Open LibraryOL14149714M

Fourth Generation Nuclear Weapons: Military effectiveness and collateral effects Andre Gsponer Independent Scientific Research Institute CH Geneva, Switzerland Version ISRI February 2, Abstract The paper begins with a general introduction and update to Fourth Gen-eration Nuclear Weapons (FGNW), and then addresses Cited by: 4. The Effects of Nuclear Weapons Description The citation information for this paperback book is: Samuel Glasstone, ed., The Effects of Nuclear Weapons, rev. ed., a special report prepared at the request of the Department of Defense and published by the Atomic Energy Commission (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, ).In order to anticipate the physical damage and personal injuries.

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The prompt effects of a nuclear explosion and fallout are well known through data gathered from the attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan; from. The health effects resulting from attacks with conventional weapons on nuclear-weapon storage facilities depend on the detailed design of the nuclear weapons being attacked.

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