Why More Nukes?

Pincus, Walter
February 1974
New Republic;2/9/74, Vol. 170 Issue 6, p14
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.


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