1963. Item #77800
UNITED STATES CONGRESS, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, 88th Congress. NUCLEAR TEST BAN TREATY. Hearings before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, Eighty-eighth Congress, First Session on Executive M, 88th Congress, 1st Session: The treaty banning nuclear weapon tets in the atmosphere, in outer space, and underwater, signed at Moscow on August 5, 1963, on behalf of the United States of America, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. August 12... 27, 1963. Washington: U.S. Government printing Office, 1963. vi,1028 pp. Octavo, green paper wrappers, printed with title and other information on spine and front wrap. Ink ownership on front wrap and ink initials on fore-edge of bookblock. Wrappers are sunned at spine and show general light soiling. There are few dog-eared corners at either end of the volume. It is a bit worn in appearance, though sound and about very good overall, but contains much interesting information: Statement of Nobel Laureates (pp. 246-250), the testimony of Glenn T. Seaborg, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission (pp. 205-269), the testimony of George B. Kistiakowsky, professor at Harvard University, on military-technical aspects of the treaty (pp. 852-878), a brief chronology of nuclear explosions by the United States, the Soviet Union, Britain, and France from 1945 to 1963 (pp. 333-334).