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The Consequential Damages of Nuclear War : the Rongelap Report.

Author: Barbara Rose Johnston; Holly M Barker
Publisher: Walnut Creek : Left Coast Press, 2008.
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The hydrogen test-bomb Bravo, dropped on the Marshall Islands in 1954, was one of scores of cold-war nuclear tests that blanketed the nation with fallout. Johnston and Barker reveal the horrific history of human rights violations endured by the Marshallese, as well as their long struggle for reparations.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Johnston, Barbara Rose.
Consequential Damages of Nuclear War : The Rongelap Report.
Walnut Creek : Left Coast Press, Inc., ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Rose Johnston; Holly M Barker
ISBN: 9781598747416 159874741X
OCLC Number: 711747353
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (314 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: List of Illustrations; Prologue: Consequential Damages of Nuclear War; Part 1: Introduction; Photo Essay; Part 2: Loss of a Healthy, Sustainable Way of Life; Part 3: Chain of Events and Critical Issues of Concern; Part 4: Summary of Damages, Needs, and Compensation Concerns; Part 5: Conclusions and Recommendations; Epilogue: Seeking Meaningful Remedy; Appendix; Glossary; Index.

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The hydrogen test-bomb Bravo, dropped on the Marshall Islands in 1954, had enormous consequences for the Rongelap people. This title provides evidence of physical and financial damages to individuals  Read more...

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