Last edited by Takora
Sunday, May 3, 2020 | History

3 edition of The traveler"s guide to nuclear weapons found in the catalog.

The traveler"s guide to nuclear weapons

James M. Maroncelli

The traveler"s guide to nuclear weapons

a journey through America"s cold war battlefields

by James M. Maroncelli

  • 91 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Historical Odysseys Pub. in Silverdale, Wash .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear weapons plants -- United States -- History.,
    • Nuclear weapons industry -- United States -- History.,
    • Nuclear weapons -- United States -- History.,
    • Atomic bomb -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames M. Maroncelli & Timothy L. Karpin.
      ContributionsKarpin, Timothy L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU264.3
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      Pagination1 CD-ROM
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3472596M
      ISBN 100972505105
      LC Control Number2005566997
      OCLC/WorldCa52274166

      The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists publishes the Nuclear Notebook, an authoritative accounting of global nuclear warheads compiled by top experts from the Federation of American Scientists. Today, it is prepared by Hans M. Kristensen and Matt Korda of FAS. The Nuclear Notebook interactive above provides a colorful look at the arsenals of all nine nuclear weapons . Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety is a nonfiction book by Eric Schlosser about the history of nuclear weapons systems in the United States. Incidents Schlosser discusses in the book include the Damascus Titan missile explosion and the Goldsboro B crash. It was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for : Eric Schlosser.

        The legality of threat or use of nuclear weapons: a guide to the historic opinion of the International Court of Justice by Burroughs, John; International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Pages: Thoughtful survey of nuclear weapons custody from the early days of the Cold War. Scott Sagan, The Limits of Safety: Organizations, Accidents, and Nuclear Weapons (Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, ). Detailed study of nuclear weapons accidents analyzed using the lens of .

        According to the original plan, air-launched nuclear cruise missiles should no longer be with us. Conceived as a stop-gap measure to keep the B relevant to the nuclear mission, the air-launched cruise missile was supposed to be retired when the stealthy B-2 bomber entered into service in the early s. That never happened. "Kashmir & Nuclear War" As situation along the Line of Control, the border that separates the two parts of the disputed Kashmir region, continues to be tense, there is every likelihood of its escalating into a full-fledged war between India and Pakistan--a war that may assume nuclear shape. The book Call From Chagai & Pokhran: New Nuclear Order! is written to persuade the international.


Share this book
You might also like
Ellen Maguire.

Ellen Maguire.

Left Behind Headquarters Add-On Module

Left Behind Headquarters Add-On Module

Career accounting

Career accounting

Isle of Anglesey official guide

Isle of Anglesey official guide

history of the precious metals from the earliest times to the present

history of the precious metals from the earliest times to the present

Civil engineering review manual

Civil engineering review manual

*Bible Lectern Black, A104b

*Bible Lectern Black, A104b

Wizards Bible

Wizards Bible

Hip-Hop Heroes

Hip-Hop Heroes

Exhibition of French painting, from the fifteenth century to the present day, June 8th to July 8th, 1934, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco.

Exhibition of French painting, from the fifteenth century to the present day, June 8th to July 8th, 1934, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco.

Inscriptions of Aśoka

Inscriptions of Aśoka

3La belle OMorphi ; a brief biography

3La belle OMorphi ; a brief biography

economic development of South Africa.

economic development of South Africa.

Eruption of Soufriere volcano on St. Vincent island, 1971-72

Eruption of Soufriere volcano on St. Vincent island, 1971-72

The traveler"s guide to nuclear weapons by James M. Maroncelli Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Traveler's Guide to Nuclear Weapons covers a subject that has received surprisingly little attention from the military or historical communities.

The notion that these nuclear weapons sites represent the only Cold War "battlefields" is an intriguing one.5/5(2). The Traveler's Guide to Nuclear Weapons illustrates important homes, offices, laboratories, factories, mills, and bomb detonation sites in the United States.

Scaled maps, photos, tour schedules, and site telephone numbers provide atomic tourists with all they need to visit these historic locations, vicariously or in person. The Traveler’s Guide To Nuclear Weapons Table of Contents 6 CHAPTER EIGHT DESIGNING, MANUFACTURING, AND REFURBISHING THE WEAPONS Los Alamos National Laboratory – Los Alamos, New Mexico Genesis of the Laboratory The Buildings of TA-1 Explosives Research Laboratory – Bruceton, Pennsylvania Naval Gun Factory – Washington, D.C.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist The travelers guide to nuclear weapons book staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The Traveler's Guide to Nuclear Weapons illustrates important homes, offices, laboratories, factories, mills, and bomb detonation sites in the United States. Scaled maps, photos, tour schedules, and site telephone numbers provide atomic tourists with all they need to visit these historic locations, vicariously or in person.

The Nuclear Weapons World: Who, How, and Where is a unique guide to nuclear weapons decisionmaking and decisionmakers in the five official nuclear weapons states and the two nuclear alliances. No other book describes in such detail the complex structures in which decisions to produce and deploy nuclear weapons are made, and lists alphabetically with full biographies the names of the.

This book is an essential book on nuclear weapons and allows the reader to understand the use of nuclear weapons. Don't Read it For: This book again has some points which a reader may not agree with, but don’t let that stop you from reading this educating work by the writer.

Books shelved as nuclear-weapons: Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety by Eric Schlosser, The Making o. As an invaluable tool, the Military Travel Guide shares military-only travel deals, discount travel offers and more.

Find military travel resources for active duty, families and retirees today. The subtitle, "The no-nonsense guide to nuclear, chemical and biological weapons today," is a bit of a misnomer.

The book mostly covers the development of nuclear bombs/warheads and their delivery systems. Only one chapter each is devoted to chemical and biological weapons, by: 4.

The Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear Matters (ODASD(NM)) is pleased to present the Nuclear Matters Handbookcelebrating over 20 years in print.

This book offers an overview of the U.S. nuclear enterprise and how the United States maintains a safe, secure, and effective nuclear deterrent. Books about nuclear war are, to many people, the founding cornerstones of post apocalyptic all, it was the dawning of the nuclear age that brought the possibility of imminent catastrophe to the forefront of the public consciousness, a time when total atomic annihilation seemed never more than a button-push "golden age" of post apocalyptic fiction birthed and inspired.

This is a list of books about nuclear are non-fiction books which relate to uranium mining, nuclear weapons and/or nuclear power. American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer (); The Angry Genie: One Man's Walk Through the Nuclear Age (); The Atom Besieged: Extraparliamentary Dissent in France and Germany ().

We are now shipping the edition The book is currently in its 21st edition with over 1, copies sold since the first edition was published in Attorney J. Scott Kappas uses case law and statutory authority to render plain English advice as to how a traveler should carry firearms while visiting the many states of our great nation.

Weapons of Mass Destruction book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The No-Nonsense Guide to Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Weapons Today” as Want to Read: The No-Nonsense Guide to Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Weapons Today. Write a review. Zaknafein rated it really liked it/5.

Nuclear tourism is travel to places connected with nuclear research and technology, places where there have been atomic explosions, or places related to peaceful or wartime use of nuclear energy.

They include: Sites of nuclear explosions (bombed cities, weapon test sites, sites related to peaceful use of nuclear explosions). E ven if you didn’t buy a copy of Protect and Survive inyou may still be familiar with the UK government’s official guide to surviving nuclear war.

The British public’s reaction, when Author: Sian Cain. Four excellent up-to-date reports on America's nuclear arsenal have been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. U.S. Strategic Nuclear Forces: Background, Developments, and Issues November * Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons January * Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) February * National Defense Strategy and the Nuclear.

Get this from a library. The nuclear present: a guide to recent books on nuclear war, weapons, the peace movement, and related issues, with a chronology of nuclear events, [Grant Burns]. For all the effort to reduce nuclear stockpiles to zero, it seems that the bomb is here to stay.

This Very Short Introduction reveals why. The history and politics of the bomb are explained: from the technology of nuclear weapons, to the revolutionary implications of the H-bomb, and the politics of nuclear.

THE EFFECTS OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS. Understanding the major effects of a nuclear detonation can help people better prepare themselves if an attack should occur. When a nuclear weapon is detonated, the main effects produced are intense light (flash), heat, blast, and radiation. The strength of theseFile Size: KB.Nuclear weapon - Nuclear weapon - Basic two-stage design: A typical thermonuclear warhead may be constructed according to a two-stage design, featuring a fission or boosted-fission primary (also called the trigger) and a physically separate component called the secondary.

Both primary and secondary are contained within an outer metal case.Fourth edition. November Today, nuclear weapons remain a pressing concern and a challenging issue for the international community. Remaining Cold War arsenals, proliferation of new weapons, and threats of nuclear terrorism persist as major policy concerns.