Accession Number : ADA186831
Title : The Threats to Survival in a Nuclear Environment.
Descriptive Note : Research rept.,
Corporate Author : AIR WAR COLL MAXWELL AFB AL
Personal Author(s) : Pasini, Ralph
PDF Url : ADA186831
Report Date : May 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 59
Abstract : A description of the primary threats to survival during and after a nuclear attack, focusing on the weapons effects of blast, thermal and short- and long-term radiation. Discussion of simple rules for self-protection from fallout. Discussion of myths, facts, and some philosophy on how to survive a nuclear attack.
Descriptors : *NUCLEAR WARFARE, *SURVIVAL(GENERAL), ATTACK, BLAST, FALLOUT, LONG RANGE(TIME), NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, RADIATION, THREATS, WEAPONS EFFECTS, BLAST LOADS, THERMAL SHOCK, THREAT EVALUATION
Subject Categories : Nuclear Warfare
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE