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6 edition of Cold War Fallout found in the catalog.

Cold War Fallout

Boundary Politics and Conflict In The Horn of Africa

by Abdisalam Issa-Salwe

  • 221 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Haan Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geopolitics,
  • History,
  • Self-determination, National,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Africa, Northeast,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Africa,
  • Military - General,
  • Africa - General,
  • History / Europe / Eastern,
  • Somalia,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • 1960-1991,
  • 20th century,
  • Horn of Africa,
  • Nationalism,
  • 1991-

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8654990M
    ISBN 101874209839
    ISBN 109781874209836

    Get the Atlas Obscura book. Brooklyn Bridge Fallout Shelter ( and ), what they discovered seemed to be a Cold War-era bunker or fallout .   Robert Blakeley, whose yellow-and-black fallout shelter sign became a grim symbol of the Cold War and, in many places across the country, a now-rusting reminder of the perils of nuclear.


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The Motorola Television Hour: " Atomic Attack " ( ABC-TV series Season 1, Episode 15) - A family. Fallout Shelter deals in depth with one of the most material, most local, and most peculiar manifestations of the Cold War in the U.S.—the bomb shelter. David Monteyne provides an excellent model for assessing the anonymous architectural.

The New Cold War by Edward Lucas pp, Bloomsbury, £ This book reads like a throwback to an era we hoped had passed into history. Painted in black and white, the anti-hero is a Kremlin.

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Nuclear Fallout Shelters Were Never Going to Work. How Duck-and-Cover Drills Channeled America's Cold War Anxiety. Fallout shelters offered crude accommodations, at best author of the book Author: Robert Klara. Kenneth Rose’s book One Nation Underground thoroughly analyzes America’s view about the Cold War and considerations for nuclear fallout shelters.

The Cold War had many effects on American people. With the nuclear arms race approaching and America not being able to catch up to the Soviet Union, American people began to wonder what was in.

Harry Turtledove is the award-winning author of the alternate-history works The Man with the Iron Heart, The Guns of the South, and How Few Remain (winner of the Sidewise Award for Best Novel); the Hot War books: Bombs Away, Fallout, and Armistice; the War That Came Early novels: Hitler’s War, West and East, The Big Switch, Coup d’Etat, Two Fronts, /5(3).

The Cold War is the term used to define the period between the end of World War II in and the ultimate collapse of the Soviet Union and its satellite states in The protatgonists in the Cold War were the West, led by the United States, and the eastern bloc, led by the Soviet Union.

A fallout shelter is an enclosed space specially designed to protect occupants from radioactive debris or fallout resulting from a nuclear such shelters were constructed as civil defense measures during the Cold War.

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Allen Appel IV is a writer and book reviewer who. Another memorable Cold War artifact was a civil-defense manual sponsored by KVI Radio, then a market leader, showing a mushroom cloud detonating over.

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and the U.S.S.R. went from /5(37). Americans invested millions of dollars in nuclear fallout shelters during the Cold War’s coldest decades; somewere built byaccording to a fascinating new book by architecture and design writer Susan Roy.

To quell the fears of its citizens and to “normalize” a nuclear attack, the government encouraged Am. Your book appears to provide a comprehensive platform for the study of cold war era educational attitudes and fears that spilled into a more recent generation.

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Cold War fallout. London: HAAN, (OCoLC) Online version. The Hot War is an alternate history trilogy by Harry first volume, Bombs Away, was released in July The second volume, Fallout, was released in July The concluding volume, Armistice, was released in July The series posits the Korean War spiraling into World War III inwith the United States and the Soviet Union trading atomic bombs.

Gaddis, America's most distinguished cold war historian, has been writing about the subject for more than 30 years. (I co-edited a book on nuclear diplomacy with Gaddis and two other scholars in Author: Jonathan Rosenberg.

To mark the anniversary of the fall of the wall, I will be posting my favorite books, memoirs, novels, films, and quotes about the Cold War, much as I.

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Any history of fallout shelter culture (and Cold War propaganda) becomes an indirect history of Cold War nuclear escalation, from Hiroshima-size bombs to hydrogen behemoths. As the nuclear threat. Others are looking back to the spookiest days of the Cold War, when Puget Sound was ringed with defensive missile bases, and authorities built a “community fallout shelter” in Seattle as part.

The BBC prepared for a nuclear war by planning to play old episodes of the Goon Show and Just a Minute from a series of 11 bunkers across Britain, a Author: Mark Duell For Mailonline. Fallout: The Hot War - Ebook written by Harry Turtledove.

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As the nuclear threat. At the height of the Cold War, Stanford designated as many as 56 fallout shelters on campus.

The University managed these shelters, which collectively had a maximum occupancy of 49, people. Massachusetts Cold War History Site Welcome toa site dedicated to preserving the cold war history of Massachusetts.

At the left of this page you will find links to pages on Cold War related Business and Industry, Civil Defense, Government Facilities, Military Facilities, Reactors and Telecommunications. Those interested in the history of the fallout shelter, the cold-war mentality and the ethical debates that fallout shelters provoked, and the expressions of this debate in newspapers, magazines and television (including the famous Twilight Zone episode "The Shelter") should check out the book, "One Nation Underground: The Fallout Shelter in.

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However, significant Cold War and civil defense studies such as Fallout Shelter: Designing for Civil Defense in the Cold War by Daniel Monteyne, One Nation Underground: The Fallout Shelter in American Culture by Kenneth Rose, and Stages of Emergency: Cold War Nuclear Defense by Tracy Davis include only a brief mention of the NFSSFile Size: 1MB.

A Mr. Riecks explained: a fallout shelter was a place with a lot of radiation-resistant concrete between you and a nuclear bomb. "We have .Similarly, Americans during the early years of the Cold War between the U.S.

and the U.S.S.R. — the s and early s — were expected to be able to reconcile these two diametrically opposed thoughts: A nuclear war can destroy all life on earth. You will survive if .