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Guide for Naomi Rogers class, HSHM 448/HIST 151/WGSS 448 American Medicine and the Cold War Spring 2016


Looking for sources on American medicine in the Cold War?  Start here for a beginning look at the resources Yale has, and beyond. Click on the tabs above to find scholarly books, journal articles and other secondary texts, primary-source documents, and credible web sites.

View Medical Aspects of Nuclear Radiation, a 20 minute film presentation produced in 1950 by Cascade Pictures of California, for the U.S. Air Force, Special Weapons Projects. You can find other films at the Moving Image Archive.

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Melissa Grafe
John R. Bumstead Librarian for Medical History

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