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Air Defence and the Civil Population

Nature volume 140, pages 661662 (16 October 1937) | Download Citation



THIS book has been written for the benefit of the ‘man in the street’. It contains a moderate statement of the various risks to which the ordinary citizen may be subjected in an aerial bombardment, and explains the most effective methods of providing protection against them—collective, individual and structural.

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