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Health and safety problems and weather effects associated with atomic explosions.

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.

Health and safety problems and weather effects associated with atomic explosions.

Hearing before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, Congress of the United States, Eighty-fourth Congress, first session. April 15, 1955.

by United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atomic bomb -- Safety measures,
  • Atomic bomb -- Testing

  • Edition Notes

    Clinton P. Anderson, chairman.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF767 .U52 1955
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 60 p.
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6192802M
    LC Control Number55060921
    OCLC/WorldCa562895

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