TITLE

Poison Gas in This War

AUTHOR(S)
Waitt, Alden H.
PUB. DATE
April 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;4/27/42, Vol. 106 Issue 17, p563
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of the poison gas in the World War II. Discussion on the use of poison gas by the Japanese against China and its willingness to adopt chemical warfare during the war; Explanation for the non-use of combat chemicals in Europe; Effects of using mustard gas in combination with high explosives; Reasons for not using mustard gas by German against the Soviet Union; Agreement between several nations forbidding using gas weapons after signing the gas treaty.
ACCESSION #
14692649

 

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