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One Nation Underground: The Fallout Shelter in American Culture (American History and Culture) (Paperback)

From Library Journal Although Rose (history, California State Univ., Chico; American Women and the Repeal of Prohibition) might have wished his popular history of the Cold War to work from below ground on up, his excavation of the great fear of the Fifties reveals a discourse overwhelmingly top-down. Government and civic elites propagandized for shelters […]

1961 Cold War Nuclear Fallout Propaganda Movie by the American Government [DVD]: Civil Defense, Radiation Sickness, Radioactive Poisoning & Fallout Shelter Footage (1961)

This 1961 U.S. Civil Defense film is significant because it was among the first of its kind to characterize nuclear fallout as dangerous. Making the claim that every U.S. citizen lives within fallout range of a “likely nuclear attack target,” the film uses maps and various shots of highways, suburbs, crowds, and pedestrians to show […]

First Aid Only American Red Cross Personal Emergency Preparedness Kit W/backpack

This innovative American Red Cross 31pc. personal emergency preparedness kit (manufactured by First Aid Only) is designed for one-person, containing basic supplies that could prove vital in an emergency. Lightweight, modular design and small size makes it easy to stow, grab and carry. Kit includes: emergency drinking water pouch, emergency poncho, emergency blanket, hand warmers, […]

American Tornado: Devastation, Survival and the Most Violent Outbreak of the Twentieth Century [Import] (Paperback)

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First Aid Only American Red Cross Emergency Preparedness Smartpack, 5-Piece Kit

This American Red Cross 5-piece emergency preparedness smartpack with backpack (manufactured by First Aid Only) comes in a convenient, all-inclusive package. Five packs contain essential supplies to protect against the weather, maintain hydration and nutrition, treat minor injuries, and signal for help. Includes tear-resistant, nylon backpack for grab-and-go access to all supplies, plus extra room […]