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The Resource The rise of nuclear fear, Spencer R. Weart

The rise of nuclear fear, Spencer R. Weart

Label
The rise of nuclear fear
Title
The rise of nuclear fear
Statement of responsibility
Spencer R. Weart
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weart, Spencer R.
Index
index present
LC call number
QC773
LC item number
.W44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear energy
  • Nuclear energy
  • Antinuclear movement
  • Radiation
Label
The rise of nuclear fear, Spencer R. Weart
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
Radioactive hopes -- Radioactive fears -- Radium : elixir or poison? -- The secret, the master, and the monster -- The destroyer of worlds -- The news from Hiroshima -- National defenses -- Atoms for peace -- Good and bad atoms -- The new blasphemy -- Death dust -- The imagination of survival -- The politics of survival -- Seeking shelter -- Fail/safe -- Reactor promises and poisons -- The debate explodes -- Energy choices -- Civilization or liberation? -- Watersheds -- The second nuclear age -- Deconstructing nuclear weapons -- Tyrants and terrorists -- The modern arcanum -- Artistic transmutations
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 367 pages
Isbn
9780674052338
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011035170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)747385746
Label
The rise of nuclear fear, Spencer R. Weart
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
Radioactive hopes -- Radioactive fears -- Radium : elixir or poison? -- The secret, the master, and the monster -- The destroyer of worlds -- The news from Hiroshima -- National defenses -- Atoms for peace -- Good and bad atoms -- The new blasphemy -- Death dust -- The imagination of survival -- The politics of survival -- Seeking shelter -- Fail/safe -- Reactor promises and poisons -- The debate explodes -- Energy choices -- Civilization or liberation? -- Watersheds -- The second nuclear age -- Deconstructing nuclear weapons -- Tyrants and terrorists -- The modern arcanum -- Artistic transmutations
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 367 pages
Isbn
9780674052338
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011035170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)747385746

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