Napalm

Author: Robert M. Neer
Publisher: Harvard University Press
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Napalm An American Biography

Author: Robert Marshall Neer
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The study concludes that napalm's story highlights the significance of worldwide communications and popular culture, the increased importance of civilian casualties in war, the important role social movements and international law play in ...

America S Vietnam War And Its French Connection

Author: Frank Cain
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See Robert M. Neer, Napalm: An American Biography, Belknap Press of Harvard
University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2013, Chapter 6, for the use of American
napalm in the Korean War and other anti-communist wars implying the French in
DBP. Napalm-filled canisters were usually exploded with grenades. '
Memorandum for the President. Subject: Discussions with General Ely Relative to
the Situation in Indo-China', by Arthur Radford, 24 March 1954, Division of
Southeast Asian ...

King Of Spies

Author: Blaine Harden
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Kim was eighty-two at the time. destroyed 75 percent of Pyongyang: Air Force
548th Reconnaissance Technical Squadron, “Bomb Damage Assessment of
Major North Korean Cities,” appendix B, tab 1, K720.323A, AFHRA. “
effectiveness as a stopping weapon”: Quoted in Robert M. Neer, Napalm: An
American Biography (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
, 2013), 103. “lasting burning effect”: Nichols, “Enemy Locomotive Repair Shop
Located near Ssangga, ...

The Doomsday Machine

Author: Daniel Ellsberg
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
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“Bodies were frequently found” Robert N. Neer, Napalm: An American Biography
(Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2013), 63. “Nobody understands to this day”
Freeman Dyson, Weapons and Hope (New York: HarperCollins, 1984), 117. “The
Dresden fire storm was the worst” Freeman Dyson, Disturbing the Universe (New
York: Harper & Row, 1979), 28. a surrealistic account of the Dresden attack Kurt
Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five (New York: Delacorte Press, 1969). “long-
awaited ...

The Environment In American History

Author: Jeff Crane
Publisher: Routledge
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Lead Wars: The Politics of Science and the Fate of America's Children. Berkeley:
University of California Press, 2013. McGurty, Eileen. Transforming
Environmentalism: Warren County, PCBs, and the Origins of Environmental
Justice. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2009. Nash, Roderick. The
Rights of Nature: A History of Environmental Ethics. Madison: The University of
Wisconsin Press, 1989. Neer, Robert M. Napalm: An American Biography.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard ...

Ancient Fire Modern Fire

Author: Einar Jensen
Publisher: PixyJack Press
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The brief summary of napalm's history is from Mark Thompson, “napalm: a True
american Tale,” at TiME.com. a thorough version of its history can be found in
napalm: An American Biography?, which was written by Historian robert M. neer.
“Create havoc...” is from an article James Powells wrote for World War II in 2003.
it was quoted in Linton Weeks, “Beware Of Japanese Balloon Bombs,” national
Public radio. none of the balloons ignited forest fires of the size desired by
Japanese ...

Floodlights And Touchlines A History Of Spectator Sport

Author: Rob Steen
Publisher: A&C Black
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... years later: “Go! In the name of Allah, Go!” Come the World Baseball Classic,
conversely, the Washington Post did not even send Boswell, its baseball-adoring
chief sportswriter. “There are two teams out there. One team is trying to play
cricket, the other isn't” Banning weapons “might be a nice idea but it is one that is
always doomed”, acknowledged Sam Kiley in his review for The Times of Robert
M. Neer's Napalm: An American Biography. “Belligerents use whatever it takes to
win.

Capital Gains

Author: Richard R. John
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For one recent study that is well crafted and provocative but contains remarkably
little evidence from the records of the key contractor and the key military
procurement agency in the story, see Robert M. Neer, Napalm: An American
Biography (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2013). 15. Samuel P.
Huntington, The Soldier and the State: The Theory and Politics of Civil-Military
Relations (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1981). 16. Terrence
James Gough, “The ...

The Great Leader And The Fighter Pilot

Author: Blaine Harden
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
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Seoul: Korean Bar Association, 2008. Lankov, Andrei. Crisis in North Korea: The
Failure of De-Stalinization. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2005. ———.
From Stalin to Kim Il Sung: The Formation of North Korea, 1945–1960. New
Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2002. ———. The Real North Korea:
Life and Politics in the Failed Stalinist Utopia. New York: Oxford University Press,
2013. Lim Un. The Founding of a Dynasty in North Korea: An Authentic
Biography of Kim ...