Accession Number:

AD0619518

Title:

NUCLEAR WEAPONS AND PROTECTION FROM THEM

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-05-13

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

Contents General characteristics of nuclear weapons Characteristics of a nuclear explosion Applications of nuclear weapons Destructive effect of nuclear weapons Shock wave Light radiation Penetrating radiation Radioactive contamination of site Brief characteristics of a nuclear striken area The main principles of organizing protection from nuclear weapons Means and methods of protection from nuclear weapons Collective means of protection Individual means of protection Main obligations and rules for the behavior of the population under nuclear attack.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Warfare
  • Civil Defense

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE