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Prescription for survival : a doctor's journey to end nuclear madness, Bernard Lown

Label
Prescription for survival : a doctor's journey to end nuclear madness
Title
Prescription for survival
Title remainder
a doctor's journey to end nuclear madness
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Lown
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lown, B.
Dewey number
  • 363.35092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA648.3
LC item number
.L68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A BK currents book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Nuclear disarmament
  • Cold War
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • Lown, B.
Label
Prescription for survival : a doctor's journey to end nuclear madness, Bernard Lown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-423) and index
Contents
The final epidemic -- Early Russian connections -- The sudden cardiac death task force : US-Soviet collaboration -- The friendship strategy : building trust to sustain life -- "For your six-month-old grandson" -- "You can't trust the Russians" : a fragile alliance in Geneva -- "Doctors of the world, unite!" -- "More sweat, less blood" -- Cambridge, England : the military brass came marching in -- We dominate Soviet TV for one hour -- The Catholic church defends my left flank -- "Pay attention to Gorbachev!" "But who is he?" -- A nuclear game of chicken : Reagan leads the Cold War -- Message for tomorrow : the Third Congress, Amsterdam -- Brinkmanship : KAL Flight 007 shot down -- Andropov's message in a time of crisis -- The year without a summer : nuclear winter -- "No arsonist will be invited!" -- Endless daylight in Helsinki -- Mothers fight back -- "No peace without justice" -- Gorbachev challenges the nuclear status quo -- The medical prescription : no trust required -- The Nobel prize : my mother expected it -- A space traveler's puzzle -- Cooperation, not confrontation : a long conversation with Gorbachev
Control code
ocn214934489
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 436 p.
Isbn
9781576754825
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008012102
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)214934489
Label
Prescription for survival : a doctor's journey to end nuclear madness, Bernard Lown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-423) and index
Contents
The final epidemic -- Early Russian connections -- The sudden cardiac death task force : US-Soviet collaboration -- The friendship strategy : building trust to sustain life -- "For your six-month-old grandson" -- "You can't trust the Russians" : a fragile alliance in Geneva -- "Doctors of the world, unite!" -- "More sweat, less blood" -- Cambridge, England : the military brass came marching in -- We dominate Soviet TV for one hour -- The Catholic church defends my left flank -- "Pay attention to Gorbachev!" "But who is he?" -- A nuclear game of chicken : Reagan leads the Cold War -- Message for tomorrow : the Third Congress, Amsterdam -- Brinkmanship : KAL Flight 007 shot down -- Andropov's message in a time of crisis -- The year without a summer : nuclear winter -- "No arsonist will be invited!" -- Endless daylight in Helsinki -- Mothers fight back -- "No peace without justice" -- Gorbachev challenges the nuclear status quo -- The medical prescription : no trust required -- The Nobel prize : my mother expected it -- A space traveler's puzzle -- Cooperation, not confrontation : a long conversation with Gorbachev
Control code
ocn214934489
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 436 p.
Isbn
9781576754825
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008012102
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)214934489

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