The Resource Fallout : a historian reflects on America's half-century encounter with nuclear weapons, Paul Boyer

Fallout : a historian reflects on America's half-century encounter with nuclear weapons, Paul Boyer

Label
Fallout : a historian reflects on America's half-century encounter with nuclear weapons
Title
Fallout
Title remainder
a historian reflects on America's half-century encounter with nuclear weapons
Statement of responsibility
Paul Boyer
Title variation
Fall out
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyer, Paul S
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.B6845 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • USA
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Cold War
  • Kernwapens
  • Kernwapenpolitiek
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Kernwaffe
  • Zivilisation
  • Geschichte 1945-1995
Label
Fallout : a historian reflects on America's half-century encounter with nuclear weapons, Paul Boyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Early Responses. 1. The Day America First Heard the News. 2. How Americans Imagined the Bomb They Dropped. 3. President Truman, the American People, and the Atomic Bomb. 4. Diplomats and Strategists Confront the Bomb -- II. Nuclear Culture in the Cold War's High Tide. 5. The American Medical Profession and the Threat of Nuclear War. 6. Edward Teller and Project Chariot. 7. Dr. Strangelove: Stanley Kubrick Presents the Apocalypse -- III. Going Underground: Nuclear America, 1963-1980. 8. From the Test Ban Treaty to Three Mile Island. 9. Nuclear War in the Writings of Bible-Prophecy Popularizers -- IV. The Reagan Era: The Freeze Campaign and After. 10. The Battle for Public Opinion in the 1940s and the 1980s. 11. Star Wars: The Cultural Implications of Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative. 12. Another Cycle of Nuclear Activism Ends. 13. "You Must Keep Reminding Us:" Post-Cold War College Students Contemplate Nuclear Issues -- V. The View from the Nineties. 14. Nuclear Menace in the Mass Culture of the Late Cold War Era and Beyond / Paul Boyer and Eric Idsvoog. 15. Hiroshima in American Memory. 16. The Enola Gay Controversy and the Perils of "Historical Revisionism."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9780814207857
Lccn
97047144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38010666
  • (OCoLC)ocm38010666
Label
Fallout : a historian reflects on America's half-century encounter with nuclear weapons, Paul Boyer
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Early Responses. 1. The Day America First Heard the News. 2. How Americans Imagined the Bomb They Dropped. 3. President Truman, the American People, and the Atomic Bomb. 4. Diplomats and Strategists Confront the Bomb -- II. Nuclear Culture in the Cold War's High Tide. 5. The American Medical Profession and the Threat of Nuclear War. 6. Edward Teller and Project Chariot. 7. Dr. Strangelove: Stanley Kubrick Presents the Apocalypse -- III. Going Underground: Nuclear America, 1963-1980. 8. From the Test Ban Treaty to Three Mile Island. 9. Nuclear War in the Writings of Bible-Prophecy Popularizers -- IV. The Reagan Era: The Freeze Campaign and After. 10. The Battle for Public Opinion in the 1940s and the 1980s. 11. Star Wars: The Cultural Implications of Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative. 12. Another Cycle of Nuclear Activism Ends. 13. "You Must Keep Reminding Us:" Post-Cold War College Students Contemplate Nuclear Issues -- V. The View from the Nineties. 14. Nuclear Menace in the Mass Culture of the Late Cold War Era and Beyond / Paul Boyer and Eric Idsvoog. 15. Hiroshima in American Memory. 16. The Enola Gay Controversy and the Perils of "Historical Revisionism."
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 280 pages
Isbn
9780814207857
Lccn
97047144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38010666
  • (OCoLC)ocm38010666

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