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Image for Security Survival Safety : A Guide for Survival in San Mateo County Civil Defense and Disaster, Courthouse, Readwood City

Security Survival Safety : A Guide for Survival in San Mateo County Civil Defense and Disaster, Courthouse, Readwood City

By: San Mateo County

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Mateo, CA, San Mateo County, California: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34039

Condition: Very Good+


This is an overized pamphlet with cardstock covers and stapled at the top edge (the book is hinged on the long end instead of the usual side hinge). The pamphlet is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers have some light toning to the edges. The text pages are clean and bright. The text pages are clean and bright. "This guide deals with decisive moments in respct to disasters, sudden and extraordinary misfortunes involving the people of San Mateo County. It is intended to extend and improve the understanding of disasters, and with such understanding to crea... View more info

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The Physician In Atomic Defense Atomic Principles, Biologic Reaction and Organization for Medical Defense

By: Sears, Thad P. (M.D., F.A.C.P.) with a foreword by James J. Waring

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, The Year Book Publishers, Inc.: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34063

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was possibly issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning rubbing / fading to the spine ends and corners of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some foxing to the edges of the pastedown pages. The front endpaper has a previous owner's inked name. "This book is the result of a deep-seated conviction on the part of Dr. Sears that the community in which he lived should be prepared for atomic warfare. Accordingly, through study and spec... View more info

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The Reluctant Revolutionary

By: Teller, Edward

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Columbia, MO, University of Missouri Press: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A36325

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


SIGNED EDITION. 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. This copy has been signed by the author with an inscription on the front endpaper. The dust jacket is mostly crisp and clean, but does have a couple of beginning edge nicks and some light toning to the white portions including the spine. "In these three lectures, Edward Teller discusses the interaction of science and politics in the twentieth century. First, he advances his view of the proper role of science and the s... View more info

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A Chronicle of Jeopardy 1945-1955

By: Tugwell, Rexford Guy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Press: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29246

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 mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine ends of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears , nicks and rubbed spots and noticeable toning and fading to the spine, spine ends and edges of the panels. "The world as we knew it died in the holocaust that engulfed Hiroshima in 1945, and since then our every activity has been shadowed by the ominous presence of the Bomb. The once-dreaded A-bomb, destroyer of hu... View more info