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No place to hide : fact and fiction about fallout shelters

Author: Seymour Melman
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, Inc., [1962]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Melman, Seymour.
No place to hide.
New York, Grove Press [1962]
(OCoLC)602822362
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Seymour Melman
OCLC Number: 2182243
Notes: "A Black Cat original"--Title page.
Description: 205 pages : illustrations 18 cm.
Contents: Preface --
An American alternative to shelters and surrender / by Seymour Melman --
Part I. Political and Military Issues --
Civil defense : both red and dead / by Arthur Waskow --
A debate on the question of civil defense. The case for shelters / by Herman Kahn ; The case against shelters / by Erich Fromm and Michael Maccoby --
Two cartoons / by Feiffer --
Part II. What Nuclear Weapons Do --
Effects of nuclear explosions / by Scientists' Committee for Radiation Information --
Longtime ecological effects of nuclear war / by John N. Wolfe --
Organisms and environment / by Sidney Lens --
The spread of fallout : a map --
Part III. Can Defense Be Effective? --
On the value of a shelter program / by Gabriel Kolko --
Report on the federal civil defense booklet / by The Pittsburgh Study Group for Nuclear Information --
A national shelter program - its feasibility and its cost : a report by a group of independent specialists. Coast of blast resistant structures / by Mario G. Salvadori ; A new look at thermal conditions in shelters / by Victor Paschkis ; Air supply for shelters / by T.B. Drew ; Cost of a national shelter program - in dollars / by John E. Ullman ; Water supply in a post-attack period / by T.B. Drew ; Somatic effects of radiation / by Henry T. Yost, Jr. ; Damage that weakens the human species / by Theodosius Dobzhansky ; Our industrial system under a nuclear attack / by Seymour Melman ; Dangers of the shelter psychology / by Otto Klineberg --
The psychological problems of life in a shelter / by Lester Grinspoon --
Part IV. Impacts of Defense on Values of American Society --
Shelters, survival and common sense / by Norman Cousins --
Community shelters / by Roger Hagan --
The morals of extermination / by Lewis Mumford --
Postscript / by Seymour Melman.
Other Titles: Fact and fiction about fallout shelters
Responsibility: edited by Seymour Melman.

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