TITLE

Why More Nukes?

AUTHOR(S)
Pincus, Walter
PUB. DATE
February 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;2/9/74, Vol. 170 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the development of a low-yield nuclear weapon that would kill enemy troops through enhanced neutron radiation, in the U.S. Description by Harold Agnew, director of the government sponsored University of California Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, of consequences of what would happen to anyone who got a substantial neutron dose; Information on the controversial atomic demolition mine, a device planted before an oncoming invader and ignited, causing enormous craters to stop tanks and land eruptions to close off mountain passes.
ACCESSION #
10156656

 

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