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The Resource Bracing for armageddon : why civil defense never worked, Dee Garrison, (electronic resource)

Bracing for armageddon : why civil defense never worked, Dee Garrison, (electronic resource)

Label
Bracing for armageddon : why civil defense never worked
Title
Bracing for armageddon
Title remainder
why civil defense never worked
Statement of responsibility
Dee Garrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text presents a survey of the US government's civil defense plans from World War II. It argues that the purpose of federal civil defense was to legitimize deterrence policy and the arms race through false assurances to the masses that they could survive nuclear war
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garrison, Dee
Dewey number
363.350973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil defense
  • Nuclear warfare
  • United States
Target audience
specialized
Label
Bracing for armageddon : why civil defense never worked, Dee Garrison, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183191.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000074184
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 242 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780199788804
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71801486
Label
Bracing for armageddon : why civil defense never worked, Dee Garrison, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183191.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000074184
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 242 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780199788804
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71801486

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