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Image for Preventing World War III A Realistic Grand Strategy

Preventing World War III A Realistic Grand Strategy

By: Abshire, David M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31965

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with the exception of some noticeable fading to the spine. "In this vivid, highly personal book, a leading American strategist uncovers the hidden fragility of the superpower peace that is now too often taken for granted, precisely when its foundations are r... View more info

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The Great Decision The Secret History of the Atomic Bomb

By: Amrine, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, William Heinemann Ltd.: 1960

Edition: 1st British Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33945

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is one tiny nick / tear to the top spine end of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has a couple of small edge nicks and tears along with some light wrinkling to the top spine end and one smallish spot of color lifted from the front cover by the title where a price sticker was removed by a former owner. &#... View more info

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Disposing of Low-Level Radioactive Waste in California A Guidebook for Citizen Participation (June 1990)

By: Anderson, Gloria

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Crestline, CA, League of Women Voters / LWV: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27310

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with stapled wrappers and cardstock covers. The book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Currently, waste produced in California and the rest of the country is disposed of at three sites in Washington, Nevada, and South Carolina. These three states have objected to shouldering the entire n... View more info

Image for Worlds Within Worlds: The Story of Nuclear Energy Volume 1: Atomic Weights - Energy - Electricity

Worlds Within Worlds: The Story of Nuclear Energy Volume 1: Atomic Weights - Energy - Electricity

By: Asimov, Isaac

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., U.S. Energy Research and Development Admin.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34782

Condition: Very Good


Photographs; This is a trade sized pamphlet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The pamphlet is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The pamphlet and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The covers have some beginning edge wear, rubbing and wear. The top front cover has a small spot of color rubbed away. The text pages are clean and bright. "In a way, nuclear energy has been serving man as long as he has existed. It has s... View more info

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Technical Report 4602 : Radiation-Induced Changes in Explosive Materials

By: Avrami, Louis, Henry J. Jackson and Maurice S. Kirshenbaum

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dover, NJ, Picatinny Arsenal / Feltman Research Laboratory - Explosives Division: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27810

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Graphs; This is a Technical Report - Approved for Public Release. Large sized Report with cardstock covers and side stapled. The report is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The cardstock covers have several spots of staining towards the bottom spine. There are inkstamps from the Picatinny Arsenal and date stamps on the front and rear cover as well as handwritten markings -- it is possible t... View more info

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Earthquake Engineering for Nuclear Reactor Facilities

By: Blume, John A., Roland L. Sharpe, and Garrison Kost

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, John A. Blume & Associates, Engineers: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27313

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Graphs; This is a bound volume of material prepared by the John A. Blume Engineering with up-to-date information regarding design and analysis of engineering Nuclear Reactors in Earthquake prone regions. This is an oversized paperback - perfectbound with heavy cardstock covers and paper tape. The book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book is in clean, bright condition. The spine of the book cover has lengthy tearing t... View more info

Image for Nuclear Energy Business Group Boiling Water Reactor Quality Assurance Program Description

Nuclear Energy Business Group Boiling Water Reactor Quality Assurance Program Description

By: Breed, A. and the Quality Assurance Section of the Nuclear Energy Product and Quality Assurance Operation of General Electric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Jose, CA, General Electric Company: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27305

Condition: Near Fine


Graphs; Program Description Guide for the General Electric Company - Nuclear Energy Business Group out of San Jose, CA. This is an oversized paperback - three ring binding style printed guide for Company Use. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "This document describes the BWR Quality Assurance Program which is to be used by the Nu... View more info

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Reducing Nuclear Danger The Road Away from the Brink

By: Bundy, McGeorge, William J. Crowe Jr., Sidney D. Drell

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Council On Foreign Relations Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 26933

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light bumping and nicking to the top spine end. "The end of the U.S. - Soviet standoff and the increasing risk of political adventurers such as Saddam Hussein developing nuclear capability have profoundly altered the shape of global nuclear danger." View more info

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Nuclear Facility Threat Analysis and Tactical Response Procedures

By: Cadwell, Jerry J. (J.D.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Springfield, IL, Charles C. Thomas Publisher: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34058

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with the exception of some light toning to the spine and edges of the front and rear panels. "Security recommendations that address the potential threat of sabotage of a nuclear facility or attempted theft of special nuclear material are provided in this monog... View more info

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Recommended Family Plan (Civil Defense Leaflet)

By: City and County Of San Francisco Disaster Council and Corps

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, City and County of San Francisco, Disaster Council and Corps: 1962

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: A36781

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; One sheet, folded in half vertically (to make up four pages of text). The item is in Very Good+ condition. This informational sheet, sent out under the auspices of the Disaster Council and Corps and the mayor George Christopher, offers an update on how to react to different civil emergencies, including atomic bombs, earthquakes , explosions and fire. This particular item was published / revised just one month before the Cuban Missile Crisis. " The ... View more info

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How Russia Stole America's Atomic Secrets

By: Considine, Bob

Price: $30.00

Publisher: International News Service: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34038

Condition: Very Good+


This is a trade sized paperback book with heavy cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine and rear spine joint of the book cover have noticeable toning. The text pages are clean and bright. "Robert Bernard Considine, known as Bob Considine (November 4, 1906 – September 25, 1975) , was an American journalist, author, and commentator. He is best known as the co-author of Thirty Seconds Ov... View more info

Image for Nuclear Lessons An Examination of Nuclear Power's Safety, Economic, and Political Record: Analysis of the Accident at Three Mile Island by Richard E. Webb, Ph.D.

Nuclear Lessons An Examination of Nuclear Power's Safety, Economic, and Political Record: Analysis of the Accident at Three Mile Island by Richard E. Webb, Ph.D.

By: Curtis, Richard and Elizabeth Hogan (with Shel Horowitz)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27848

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are for the most part clean and bright - there are about six pages with very light underlining in red pencil that has been mostly erased. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with the exception of some beginning fading to the spine. "On March 28, 197... View more info

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Two Minutes Till Midnight

By: Davis, Elmer

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32145

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some faded pencil marking to the front endpaper. The dust jacket has a couple of small edge nicks and tears along with one tiny triangular chip to the bottom spine end. There is some light rubbing to the spine and flap joints. "... View more info

Image for In Time Of Emergency A Citizen's Handbook on Nuclear Attack ...natural Disasters

In Time Of Emergency A Citizen's Handbook on Nuclear Attack ...natural Disasters

By: Department Of Defense / Office Of Civil Defense

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., Department of Defense / Office of Civil Defense: 1968

Seller ID: A33065

Condition: Very Good+


Monochrome; This is a trade sized booklet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The booklet was issued without a dust jacket. This booklet is in Very Good+ condition. There is some light edge wear and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The front edge of the booklet has some toning and spotting. The text pages are clean and bright. "A major emergency affecting a large number of people may occur anytime and anywhere. It may be a peacetime di... View more info

Image for IRREVY An Irreverent, Illustrated View of Nuclear Power : A collection of Talks From Blunderland to Seabrook IV

IRREVY An Irreverent, Illustrated View of Nuclear Power : A collection of Talks From Blunderland to Seabrook IV

By: Gofman, John W. (William)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Committe for Nuclear Responsibility: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26216

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; SIGNED EDITION. This edition is a trade paperback. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This copy has been signed by author on inside front cover of book: "To / Greg Wilson Many , many thanks for your recent, generous gift in support of the work of the committee warmest greetings, John Gofman." The cardstock covers of the book have some light edge wear, rubbing and ground-in dirt. The text pages a... View more info

Image for J. Robert Oppenheimer Shatterer of Worlds

J. Robert Oppenheimer Shatterer of Worlds

By: Goodchild, Peter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, British Broadcasting Corp.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29829

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "This book is the history of an extraordinary man, the history of the development of the first nuclear weapon, and the history of a decade of accusation. Peter Goodchild has used extensive documentation, now available for the first time under the Freedom of ... View more info

Image for Trashing Nuclear Power Ideology, the Atom and the State (with the Decline and Fall of Ralph Nader)

Trashing Nuclear Power Ideology, the Atom and the State (with the Decline and Fall of Ralph Nader)

By: Grant, R. W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Manhattan Beach, CA, Quandary House: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27279

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


This is a trade paperback book. This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some toning to both front and rear spine joints and spine of the book cover. The is one very light crack / scratch to the front spine joint. The text pages are clean and bright. "Round #1 of the battle over nuclear power ended a few years ago, and nuclear power lost, hands down.... View more info

Image for THE ATOMIC AGE Forty-Five Scientists and Scholars Speak on National and World Affairs

THE ATOMIC AGE Forty-Five Scientists and Scholars Speak on National and World Affairs

By: Grodzins, Morton and Eugene Rabinowitch (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New york, Basic Books: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 23666

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. Black cloth covered boards have silver and red gilt lettering to the spine of the book. There is one small, but noticeable bump to the bottom corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright, though starting to tone / darken due to the acid content of the paper. The endpapers are a solid white color (again with some light toning, especially to the edges). The dust jacket has a couple of small ed... View more info

Image for Uranium Resources Of Northwestern New Mexico A Description of the Stratigraphic and Structural Relations of the Various Types of Uranium Deposits in one of the World's great Uranium-Producing Regions

Uranium Resources Of Northwestern New Mexico A Description of the Stratigraphic and Structural Relations of the Various Types of Uranium Deposits in one of the World's great Uranium-Producing Regions

By: Hilpert, Lowell S. (prepared on the behalf of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., United States Government Printing Office: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27575

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Graphs; This is an oversized paperback book with cardstock covers and stapled binding. This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is a small tear to the top rear spine joint and some sunning to the spine as well. The text pages are clean and bright. Included is a tipped in pocket to the rear inside cover that contains 4 maps / plates that are in fine condition. View more info

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The Atom Bomb Spies

By: Hyde, H. Montgomery

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Don Mills, Ont, Canada, Nelson Canada: 1980

Edition: 1st Canadian Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33955

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light ground-in dirt and a spot of blue ink on the rear cover. "In 1945, Igor Gouzenko, a Russian cipher clerk working in the miliary intelligence branch of the Soviet Embassy in Ottawa, defected to the West. He took with him over one hundred top secret documents ... View more info