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Duck and Cover

Duck and Cover

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Published by: rlnac on May 01, 2013
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Bob Farquhar 
For and dedicated to my grandchildren,their children, and all humanity.
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Table of Contents
Preface 4Conclusions 6Gadget 8Making Bombs Tick 15
‘Little Boy’
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‘Fat Man’
40Effectiveness 49Death By Radiation 52Crossroads 55 Atomic Bomb Targets 66 Acheson
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Lilienthal Report & Baruch Plan 68The Tests 71Guinea Pigs 92 Atomic Animals 96Downwinders 100The H-Bomb 109Nukes in Space 119Going Underground 124Leaks and Vents 132Turning Swords Into Plowshares 135Nuclear Detonations by Other Countries 147Cessation of Testing 159Building Bombs 161Delivering Bombs 178Strategic Bombers 181Nuclear Capable Tactical Aircraft 188
Missiles and MIRV’s
193Naval Delivery 211Stand-Off & Cruise Missiles 219U.S. Nuclear Arsenal 229Enduring Stockpile 246Nuclear Treaties 251Duck and Cover 255
Let’s Nuke Des Moines!
265Conclusion 270Lest We Forget 274The Beginning or The End? 280
Update: 7/1/12Copyright © 2012 rbf 

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