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United States Office of Civil Defense

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Works: 1,525 works in 2,120 publications in 1 language and 13,246 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Designs and plans  Bibliography  Film catalogs  Catalogs 
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Classifications: UA927, 363.350202
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In time of emergency; a citizen's handbook on nuclear attack [and] natural disasters by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual report of the Office of Civil Defense for fiscal year ... by United States( )

in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hurricane Carla, September 3-14, 1961 by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1965 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present study of Hurricane Carla was commissioned by the Department of Defense in order to obtain a command evaluation of the operation in time to make its lessons available for current planning, and does not attempt to be definitive either in scope or in statistics. Attention was deliberately focused on evacuation, reception, and re-entry phases, since these were the distinctive features of Carla
Personal and family survival; civil defense adult education course, student manual by United States( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This manual is for your use in the Civil Defense Adult Education course. It can serve also as a basic home reference for personal preparedness
Guide to civil defense management in the food industry by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings by Arizona Land Surveyors' Conference( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual statistical report by United States( )

in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fallout protection; what to know and do about nuclear attack by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This booklet attempts to inform people of the dangers of a thermonuclear attack and provide them with guidance they can use to protect themselves
Hurricane Dora, 1964 by United States( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a report concerning the emergency actions of State and local governments, the military services, and the Federal agencies in preparing for and meeting the effects of one of the largest and most violent of tropical storms. The conditions of this type of emergency require exercise of many of the procedures which would be used in a national emergency. Because of this, OCD provides this Report in the belief that it will be helpful to State and local governments in their emergency planning
Radiation shielding: Analysis and design principles as applied to nuclear defense planning( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set of volumes was prepared in connection with the 1962, 1963, and 1965 Kansas State University-Office of Civil Defense, Summer Institutes on Fundamental Radiation Shielding Problems as applied to Nuclear Defense Planning
New buildings with fallout protection by United States( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report contains descriptions, photographs, drawings, and cost analyses of 34 new structures with built-in fallout protection - buildings designed for and constructed in widely separated communities throughout the United States
A realistic approach to civil defense; a handbook for school administrators by American Association of School Administrators( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General concepts as well as specific data related to fallout protection are presented. Community-oriented programs utilizing school facilities are shown to be a realistic means of implementation. Information presented includes--(1) discussion of school and community roles, (2) a scientific explanation of the fallout phenomenon, (3) development of adequate school shelter facilities, (4) organization of emergency programs and procedures, and (5) community education programs. (Mh)
National school fallout shelter design competition awards : a project of the Office of Civil Defense, Department of Defense by American Institute of Architects( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family shelter designs by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook contains instructions for building eight types of family fallout shelters. The shelters were designed for construction in backyards, and for use by families who do not have access to community shelters or who prefer that their shelters be at their homes
City halls and emergency operating centers by University of Kentucky( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basic course in emergency mass feeding by United States( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's atomic bomb tests( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After World War II, American scientists and military officials conducted numerous atomic tests in the American Southwest; now this incredible documentary footage (intended for internal use and not declassified until 1997) comes to light in three essential DVDs
Continuity of corporate management in event of nuclear attack, a special report to corporate secretaries by American Society of Corporate Secretaries( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents "in a single comprehensive document a brief description of the generally required continuity of management measures, the current status of corporate preparedness in this area, the legal problems connected therewith, and suggested methods to accomplish the objective of assuring the postattack continuity of corporate management"--Page 4
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Defense Civil Preparedness Agency

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Defense

controlled identityUnited States. Department of the Army

controlled identityUnited States. Office of Civil and Defense Mobilization

Etats-Unis Department of defense Office of civil defense

Etats-Unis Department of the army Office of civil defense

États-Unis. Dept. of Defense. Office of Civil Defense

États-Unis. Dept. of the Army. Office of Civil Defense

Etats-Unis Office of civil and defense mobilization

Office of Civil Defense

Office of Civil Defense United States

United States Civil Defense, Office of

United States Department of Defense Department of the Army Office of Civil Defense

United States Department of Defense Office of Civil Defense

United States Department of the Army Office of Civil Defense

United States. Dept. of Defense. Office of Civil Defense

United States. Dept. of the Army. Office of Civil Defence

United States. Dept. of the Army. Office of Civil Defense

United States Office of Civil Defence

United States Office of Civil Defense

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English (109)