Accession Number:

AD1092942

Title:

Military Biology and Biological Warfare

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jul 1940,15 Aug 1945

Corporate Author:

CHEMICAL CORPS SCHOOL Edgewood Arsenal United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1947-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

280.0

Abstract:

The present volume, Military Biology and Biological Warfare, is vol I of II the second being Biological Warfare Research In The United States, part of a series of historical monographs on the research and development activities of the Chemical Warfare Service in World War II. This introductory volume contains a section on elementary bacteriology and biology, sections describing a number of potential agents of biological warfare, including the agents investigated by the United States and our Allies, and sections on the presumptive nature of biological warfare, its munitions, tactics, defensive aspects, and organizational aspects.

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE