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The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear tests in Australia

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The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear tests in Australia
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The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear tests in Australia
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McClelland report
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Health aspects of nuclear weapons; protection standards; operations; safety of Aborigines and role of W.B. MacDougall as Patrol Officer; future use of Maralinga lands; recommendations
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Australia
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1915-1999
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McClelland, J. R.
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  • MacDougall, Walter B
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Radioactive fallout
  • Nuclear weapons
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The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear tests in Australia
Link
https://industry.gov.au/resource/Documents/radioactive_waste/RoyalCommissioninToBritishNucleartestsinAustraliaVol%201.pdf
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Publication
Note
  • Bibliography; Appendix H; J.R. Clelland (President)
  • Available on internet at 25/10/2010 at http://www.ret.gov.au/resources/radioactive_waste/Documents/Forms/AllItems.aspx
  • See also The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear Tests in Australia conclusions and recommendations held at B A943.70/R2
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography Appendix H
Contents
Introduction -- Preamble to Australian involvement -- Nuclear weapons, radiation and aspects of health physics -- Radiation protection standards -- Operation Hurricane : introduction; The choice of the Monte Bello Islands; Criteria for safe firing : estimated dosed from fallout; observed cloud; Fallout monitoring; Safety of Aborigines; Safety of servicemen -- Operation Totem : introduction; Criteria for safe firing : Totem 1 cloud; Totem 2 cloud; Fallout monitoring : Totem 1, Totem 2; Safety of Aborigines: Aborigines - location and lifestyle; consideration of Aborigines - the patrol officer; The closure of Ooldea; Emu and further patrols; The black mist: the physical phenomenon; Scientific and other evidence; Other relevant evidence; Contamination at Wallatinna; Yami Lester's blindness; Safety of servicemen : radiological regulations; Activities in the forward area of Totem 1 and Totem 2; Decontamination at Emu; The involvement of aircrew at Operation Totem; Totem 1 - participation - Woomera; Totem 1 - participation - Richmond -- Totem 2 - participation; Air surveys for ground contamination; Contamination of ground crew - Woomera; Allegations by participants; Recorded dose levels at Totem; Hurried evacuation of Emu; Centurion Tank -- Operation Mosaic : introduction; The choice of Monte Bello Islands; The Atomic Weapons Tests Safety Committee; Criteria for safe firing and meteorological forecasting : prediction of fallout pattern; observed cloud from test G1; predictions of fallout for test G2; observed cloud from test G2; Fallout monitoring : fallout from Mosaic G1; fallout from Mosaic G2; Information supplied to Minister for Supply by the AWTSC; Safety Committee report to Prime Minister; Safety of Aborigines; Safety of servicemen - allegations of participants at Mosaic -- Operation Buffalo : Introduction; Establishment and management of the range; Criteria for safe firing - meteorology and prediction of fallout levels; Fallout monitoring : Buffalo 1 (One Tree) fallout; Buffalo 2 (Marcoo) fallout; Buffalo 3 (Kite) fallout; Buffalo 4 (Breakaway) fallout; Radioiodine survey -- Safety of Aborigines: the Maralinga site; Further restrictions; Aboriginal movements; Giles Meteorological Station; Fallout monitoring track; A handful of natives; A second patrol officer; Inadequate data collection; Cynicism rampant; Where is Macaulay?; Buffalo air patrols; Sightings of Aborigines; The Pom Pom incident; Safety of servicemen : plans and regulations; Radiological safety at Buffalo - contemporary documents; Radiological safety at Buffalo: statements and oral evidence; Target response tests; The indoctrinee force; Other recorded doses; Allegations by the participants; Village contamination -- Operation Antler: Criteria for safe firing : meteorological services; prediction of fallout; Antler Round 1 (Tadje); Antler Round 2 (Biak); Antler Round 3 (Taranaki) -- Fallout monitoring : fallout from Antler Round 1 (Tadje); Antler Round 2 (Biak); Antler Round 3 (Taranaki) ; results applicable to fallout from all rounds; Safety of Aborigines : hypocrisy and lies; ground patrols for Antler; Air patrols for Antler; Aboriginal people in the prohibited zone; Safety of servicemen : the Sergeant Smith incident; The cobalt-60 incident -- Volume 2: The minor trials : Kittens; Tims; Rats; Vixen A; Vixen B; materials left on the range; Plutonium; Beryllium; The politics of minor trials -- Sundry topics: Decontamination of aircraft: Operation Hurricane; Operation Totem; Operations Mosaic, Buffalo and Antler; Loss of balloons at Maralinga; Allegations of dead Aborigines at the Maralinga Range; Allegations of burning of bombs at Woomera; The Marston controversy; Peace officer guards -- The "need to know" : The McMahon Act; Operation Epicure; Operation Hurricane : Australian participation; the press and the public; Operation Totem : the press and the people; Maralinga - a permanent proving ground; The Atomic Weapons Safety Committee; Operation Mosaic : the government; the media and the public; Operation Buffalo; Operation Antler: the AWTSC and the establishment of the Board of Management; the press and the public; The minor trials : Kittens 1953; Kittens and Tims 1955; The press and the public; Minor trials: 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; State of test sites: Maralinga clean-ups and surveys before 1967; Operation Brumby; Salvage of equipment from Maralinga; AIRAC4 : the repatriation of 0.5 kg of plutonium; The 1985 ARL survey; Emu; Monte Bello Islands -- Future management of the range : the hazards at Maralinga and Emu; The future use of Maralinga lands by Aborigines; Compensation for loss of use of lands - development of the outstation; Hazards to Aborigines using the range : inhalation, ingestion, injection, buried wastes, beryllium, uranium; Clean-up of the Maralinga and Emu sites; Who should pay for the clean-up of Maralinga?; Future of Monte Bello Islands -- Consideration of the AIRAC 9, Kerr and Donovan repots and the South Australian health studies -- Recommendations -- Appendix D Witness and statement list : Aborigines
Control code
M0066157
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xxi, 615 pages)
Isbn
9780644044363
Isbn Type
(volume 2)
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
008109b
System control number
0000581
Label
The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear tests in Australia
Link
https://industry.gov.au/resource/Documents/radioactive_waste/RoyalCommissioninToBritishNucleartestsinAustraliaVol%201.pdf
Publication
Note
  • Bibliography; Appendix H; J.R. Clelland (President)
  • Available on internet at 25/10/2010 at http://www.ret.gov.au/resources/radioactive_waste/Documents/Forms/AllItems.aspx
  • See also The report of the Royal Commission into British Nuclear Tests in Australia conclusions and recommendations held at B A943.70/R2
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography Appendix H
Contents
Introduction -- Preamble to Australian involvement -- Nuclear weapons, radiation and aspects of health physics -- Radiation protection standards -- Operation Hurricane : introduction; The choice of the Monte Bello Islands; Criteria for safe firing : estimated dosed from fallout; observed cloud; Fallout monitoring; Safety of Aborigines; Safety of servicemen -- Operation Totem : introduction; Criteria for safe firing : Totem 1 cloud; Totem 2 cloud; Fallout monitoring : Totem 1, Totem 2; Safety of Aborigines: Aborigines - location and lifestyle; consideration of Aborigines - the patrol officer; The closure of Ooldea; Emu and further patrols; The black mist: the physical phenomenon; Scientific and other evidence; Other relevant evidence; Contamination at Wallatinna; Yami Lester's blindness; Safety of servicemen : radiological regulations; Activities in the forward area of Totem 1 and Totem 2; Decontamination at Emu; The involvement of aircrew at Operation Totem; Totem 1 - participation - Woomera; Totem 1 - participation - Richmond -- Totem 2 - participation; Air surveys for ground contamination; Contamination of ground crew - Woomera; Allegations by participants; Recorded dose levels at Totem; Hurried evacuation of Emu; Centurion Tank -- Operation Mosaic : introduction; The choice of Monte Bello Islands; The Atomic Weapons Tests Safety Committee; Criteria for safe firing and meteorological forecasting : prediction of fallout pattern; observed cloud from test G1; predictions of fallout for test G2; observed cloud from test G2; Fallout monitoring : fallout from Mosaic G1; fallout from Mosaic G2; Information supplied to Minister for Supply by the AWTSC; Safety Committee report to Prime Minister; Safety of Aborigines; Safety of servicemen - allegations of participants at Mosaic -- Operation Buffalo : Introduction; Establishment and management of the range; Criteria for safe firing - meteorology and prediction of fallout levels; Fallout monitoring : Buffalo 1 (One Tree) fallout; Buffalo 2 (Marcoo) fallout; Buffalo 3 (Kite) fallout; Buffalo 4 (Breakaway) fallout; Radioiodine survey -- Safety of Aborigines: the Maralinga site; Further restrictions; Aboriginal movements; Giles Meteorological Station; Fallout monitoring track; A handful of natives; A second patrol officer; Inadequate data collection; Cynicism rampant; Where is Macaulay?; Buffalo air patrols; Sightings of Aborigines; The Pom Pom incident; Safety of servicemen : plans and regulations; Radiological safety at Buffalo - contemporary documents; Radiological safety at Buffalo: statements and oral evidence; Target response tests; The indoctrinee force; Other recorded doses; Allegations by the participants; Village contamination -- Operation Antler: Criteria for safe firing : meteorological services; prediction of fallout; Antler Round 1 (Tadje); Antler Round 2 (Biak); Antler Round 3 (Taranaki) -- Fallout monitoring : fallout from Antler Round 1 (Tadje); Antler Round 2 (Biak); Antler Round 3 (Taranaki) ; results applicable to fallout from all rounds; Safety of Aborigines : hypocrisy and lies; ground patrols for Antler; Air patrols for Antler; Aboriginal people in the prohibited zone; Safety of servicemen : the Sergeant Smith incident; The cobalt-60 incident -- Volume 2: The minor trials : Kittens; Tims; Rats; Vixen A; Vixen B; materials left on the range; Plutonium; Beryllium; The politics of minor trials -- Sundry topics: Decontamination of aircraft: Operation Hurricane; Operation Totem; Operations Mosaic, Buffalo and Antler; Loss of balloons at Maralinga; Allegations of dead Aborigines at the Maralinga Range; Allegations of burning of bombs at Woomera; The Marston controversy; Peace officer guards -- The "need to know" : The McMahon Act; Operation Epicure; Operation Hurricane : Australian participation; the press and the public; Operation Totem : the press and the people; Maralinga - a permanent proving ground; The Atomic Weapons Safety Committee; Operation Mosaic : the government; the media and the public; Operation Buffalo; Operation Antler: the AWTSC and the establishment of the Board of Management; the press and the public; The minor trials : Kittens 1953; Kittens and Tims 1955; The press and the public; Minor trials: 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; State of test sites: Maralinga clean-ups and surveys before 1967; Operation Brumby; Salvage of equipment from Maralinga; AIRAC4 : the repatriation of 0.5 kg of plutonium; The 1985 ARL survey; Emu; Monte Bello Islands -- Future management of the range : the hazards at Maralinga and Emu; The future use of Maralinga lands by Aborigines; Compensation for loss of use of lands - development of the outstation; Hazards to Aborigines using the range : inhalation, ingestion, injection, buried wastes, beryllium, uranium; Clean-up of the Maralinga and Emu sites; Who should pay for the clean-up of Maralinga?; Future of Monte Bello Islands -- Consideration of the AIRAC 9, Kerr and Donovan repots and the South Australian health studies -- Recommendations -- Appendix D Witness and statement list : Aborigines
Control code
M0066157
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xxi, 615 pages)
Isbn
9780644044363
Isbn Type
(volume 2)
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
008109b
System control number
0000581

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