Accession Number:

ADA995333

Title:

Radiological Defense. Volume 2. The Principles of Military Defense against Atomic Weapons.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES SPECIAL WEAPONS PROJECT WASHINGTON DC JOINT CROSSROADS COMMITTEE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1951-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

256.0

Abstract:

Partial contents The atomic explosion Characteristics of an airburst, subsurface and surface bursts Radiological warfare Effects of atomic explosions on structures and meteriel, and on personnel Recognition, measurement and evaluation of radiation hazards Protection of personnel Decontamination Emergency control measures and Military organization and training for atomic defense.

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE