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Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.)

Overview
Works: 60 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 871 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Personal narratives  Drama 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: UF767, 355.0217
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Most widely held works by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.)
The effects of nuclear weapons by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.) ( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Værket er fra 1964 og udgivet af såvel det amerikanske forsvarsministerium som af den amerikanske atomenergikommission. Bogen beskæftiger sig med alle dengang kendte effekter af disse våben, og har kunnet vise vejen for de herefter ibrugtagne modforholdsregler
Radiological defense by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.) ( Book )
6 editions published between 1948 and 1953 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Principles of nuclear physics by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.) ( )
3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medical aspects of nuclear energy by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atomic age civil defense film library ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[These] Civil Defense films were mostly created during the height of the Cold War in the 1950's, when there was a Communist behind every bush, and nuclear war was going to happen at any instant."--Container
A guide for the design of shock isolation systems for underground protective structures ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The medical aspects of nuclear radiation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This absurd 1950 U.S. Air Force-sponsored film purports to give its audience the facts about the dangers of nuclear fallout, radiation sickness and the effects of exposure of nuclear radiation on people
Military participation on Tumbler/Snapper ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the preparation for 8 separate atomic bomb tests that were done in sequence, the tests themselves, and the consequences (e.g. radioactive fallout) of each. The tests were performed in Nevada; the first 4 were designated Tumbler, while the last 4 were designated Snapper
The Atomic bomb over Japan : development, decisions & delivery by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.) ( Book )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuclear war films. the beginning & the end, atomic weapons orientation films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recently declassified U.S. government films which explain the physics and mechanics of the destructive power of America's nuclear arsenal, with passing mention of delivery systems. Although the different films are various revisions, they are apparently intended to be viewed in the sequence presented, and apparently intended for military personnel or civilians in the defense sector
Nuclear war films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(DASIAC D & D roll) 'Damage and destruction.' Raw footage of the effects on structures and objects by many of the atomic bomb tests
In case of nuclear war ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of short films on the atom bomb and hydrogen bomb, originally produced primarily in the 1950s
Nuclear war films. nuclear weapons employed from the edge of space to the Earth's interior and about the oceans in-between from before the 1958-61 nuclear test moratorium to the search for peaceful applications ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Vela Uniform participation in Operation Nougat and Gnome) Vela Uniform Program studied seismological wave patterns from 'peaceful-use' nuclear tests, as a means of detecting nuclear tests world-wide. Vela Uniform is a project under the supervision of the U.S. Advanced Research Projects Agency
Nuclear war films. live troops sent into the fray, new bomb designs perfected, bombing techniques tested & tactical nuclear weapons developed ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Technical report, Tumbler-Snapper) An overview of the technical details of the thermonuclear device detonated in Operation Tumbler-Snapper, apparently originally intended for viewing by officers
Nuclear war films. effectiveness against submarines tested, second generation devices evaluated & military effects quantified ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Operation Wigwam) "450 miles off the San Diego coast, the U.S. Navy detonated a submerged 30 kiloton fission device to determine its effectiveness as a weapon against submarines, as well as to record the effects of wave creation at nearby, Intermediate and long distances from the explosion."--Container
Duck & cover & more! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(The house in the middle) Neat, clean and freshly-painted real estate better withstands an A-bomb blast
Military effects on Operation REDWING ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A study of the results, mainly in radioactive fallout, of the 17 detonations of nuclear weapons at Eniwetok and Bikini Atolls that comprised Operation REDWING in 1956
Reports on Operation Upshot-Knothole by Armed Forces Special Weapons Project (U.S.) ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Principles of nuclear physics by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuclear war films. military effects quantified, ballistic missile systems evaluated & designs rush-tested before the 1958-1961 nuclear test moratorium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Operation Plumbbob : military effects studies) A series of 29 explosions at the Nevada test site, all intended to quantify effects on a variety of targets, not all of which were military
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity United States. Defense Atomic Support Agency

controlled identity United States. Department of Defense

United States. Armed Forces Special Weapons Project
United States. Department of Defense. Armed Forces Special Weapons Project
Languages
English (36)