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The Human cost of nuclear war

The Human cost of nuclear war

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Published by Medical Campaign Against Nuclear Weapons in Llandaff, Cardiff .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Stephen Farrow and Alex Chown.
    ContributionsFarrow, Stephen., Chown, Alex.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU263 .H85 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination164 p. :
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2894831M
    ISBN 100950793515
    LC Control Number84121632

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