The Resource Mists of Maralinga : perceptions of British nuclear weapons testing in Australia, by Ray Acaster

Mists of Maralinga : perceptions of British nuclear weapons testing in Australia, by Ray Acaster

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Mists of Maralinga : perceptions of British nuclear weapons testing in Australia
Title
Mists of Maralinga
Title remainder
perceptions of British nuclear weapons testing in Australia
Statement of responsibility
by Ray Acaster
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Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the veiling of truth behind British nuclear weapon testing in Australia and influence on public perception of the events; Royal Commission - omissions from the final report, events surrounding publication; history of weapon testing - selection of Australia; personal involvement; test sites; accusations of mismanagement; allegations of a 'black mist' at Wallatinna; the notion of an uninhabited central Australia; consequences of testing
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WU
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Acaster, Ray
Dissertation note
Thesis (M.A.)--University of Western Australia, 1997.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
theses
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University of Western Australia
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  • Australia
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Atomic bomb
  • Radioactive fallout
  • Nuclear weapons testing victims
  • Maralinga (S. Aust.)
Label
Mists of Maralinga : perceptions of British nuclear weapons testing in Australia, by Ray Acaster
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 157-189
Control code
000014466829
Extent
iv, 188 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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Stock number
MAR03/172
Label
Mists of Maralinga : perceptions of British nuclear weapons testing in Australia, by Ray Acaster
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 157-189
Control code
000014466829
Extent
iv, 188 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
map
Stock number
MAR03/172

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