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Here are entered works on the protection of civilians from enemy attack. Works on the rights, under international law, of civilians in the hands of belligerent powers, and on measures to protect such rights are entered under War -- Protection of civilians. Works on official or private assistance to civilians during war time are entered under War relief.

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  • Air defenses, Civil
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  • Protection of civilians
Filed under: Civil defense Filed under: Civil defense -- Great BritainFiled under: Civil defense -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. Filed under: Civil defense -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. Filed under: Civil defense -- History -- 20th century Filed under: Civil defense -- Social aspects -- History -- 20th centuryFiled under: Civil defense -- Psychological aspectsFiled under: Civil defense -- United States Filed under: Emergency housing -- United StatesFiled under: Atomic bomb -- Safety measures
  • [Info] Facts About Fallout (1955), by United States Federal Civil Defense Administration (page images with commentary at; pages may display in reverse order in some browsers)
Filed under: Atomic bomb -- Safety measures -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.Filed under: Radioactive fallout -- Safety measures Filed under: Bomb reconnaissance -- Technological innovationsFiled under: Decontamination (from gases, chemicals, etc.) Filed under: Emergency communication systems -- Pacific Area Filed under: Natural disaster warning systems -- Pacific Area Filed under: Pacific Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System Filed under: Telephone -- Emergency reporting systems -- California -- Alameda County Filed under: Disaster medicine -- United States -- Congresses Filed under: Fires -- Casualties -- Fiction Filed under: Nuclear bomb shelters -- FictionFiled under: Nuclear bomb shelters -- Psychological aspectsFiled under: Nuclear bomb shelters -- TestingFiled under: Nuclear bomb shelters -- United StatesFiled under: Fallout shelters Filed under: Lifesaving -- FictionFiled under: Rescues -- FictionFiled under: Rescue work -- Juvenile fiction Filed under: Lifesaving -- Juvenile fictionFiled under: Rescues -- Juvenile fictionFiled under: Emergency medical servicesFiled under: First aid in illness and injury

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