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Fallout shelter designing for civil defense in the Cold War

Title
Fallout shelter [electronic resource] : designing for civil defense in the Cold War / David Monteyne.
ISBN
9780816669752 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780816669769 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780816676774 (e-book)
Published
Minneapolis [Minn.] : University of Minnesota Press, 2011.
Physical Description
xxi, 348 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.).
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
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Variant and related titles
Designing for civil defense in the Cold War
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
June 28, 2012
Series
Architecture, landscape, and American culture series.
Architecture, landscape, and American culture series
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction
Hypothetical Hiroshimas : city, suburb, and shelter in 1950s civil defense
Surveying the Cold War landscape : the national fallout shelter program fallout protection
Sheltering communities : city and social planning for civil defense
Design intellectuals : professional architects and civil defense
Performing architectural expertise : designs for fallout shelter fallout shelter design
Cold War constructions : fallout shelter in new buildings
Bunker architecture for the Cold War : Boston City Hall
Epilogue.
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ebrary, Inc.
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