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A list of material collections, external resources and suggested reading materials related to Downwinders and this archive.
  • ABC News, 1994. Turning Point - Downwinders. ABC News Documentary.
  • Fox, Sarah Alisabeth, 2014. Downwind: A People's History of the Nuclear West. Board of Regents, University of Nebraska
  • Miller, Richard L., 1991. Under the Cloud: The Decades of Nuclear Testing. Two Sixty Press. Woodlands, TX.
  • J. Willard Marriott Library, January 2012. Interview with Congressman Jim Matheson. J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
  • New York Times, (1950-1990). Various Historic Articles Related to Downwinders, Nuclear Fallout and the Atomic Energy Commission. New York Times Company.
  • KUED, 1985. Thirty Years To Justice. KUED Documentary.
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 1999. Exposure of the American People to Iodine-131 from Nevada Nuclear-Bomb Tests. National Academies Press (US). Washington (DC).
  • United States Department of Energy, 2000. United States Nuclear Tests: July 1945 Through September 1992. United States Department of Energy Nevada Operations Office. Las Vegas, Nevada.


  • A History of U.S. Nuclear Testing and its Influence on Nuclear Thought, (1945-1963) - David M. Blades and Joseph M. Siracusa (2014)
  • American Ground Zero: The Secret Nuclear War - Carole Gallagher (1953)
  • Arsenals of Folly: The Making of the Nuclear Arms Race - Richard Rhodes (2008)
  • Atomic Audit: The Costs and Consequences of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Since 1940 - Stephen Schwartz (1998)
  • Bombs in the Backyard: Atomic Testing and American Politics - C. Constandina Titus (2001)
  • Doom Towns: The People and Landscapes of Atomic Testing, A Graphic History - Andrew G. Kirk and Kristian Purcell (2016)
  • Downwind: A People History of the Nuclear West - Sarah Alizabeth Fox (2014)

  • Killing Our Own: The Disaster of America's Experience with Atomic Radiation - Richard Solomon and Harvey Wasserman (2013)
  • Fallout: An American Nuclear Tragedy - Philip L. Fradkin (2004)
  • Folding Paper Cranes - Leonard Bird (2005)
  • Half Lives and Half Truths: Confronting the Radioactive Legacies of the Cold War - Barbara Rose Johnston (2007)
  • Nuclear Weapons in the Cold War - Dr. Harold L. Brode and Larry MacDonald (2014)
  • Nuclear Weapons Testing at the Nevada Test Site the First Decade - John C. Hopkins and Barbara Germain Killian (2013)
  • Report on Search for Human Radiation Experiment Records (1944 - 1994) - United States Department of Defense (1997)
    • Vol 1 & 2 are available from the United States Department of Commerce, National Technical Information Service
  • The Day We Bombed Utah - John G. Fuller (1984)
  • The Making of the Atomic Bomb - Richard Rhodes (1986)
  • They Never Knew: The Victims of Nuclear Testing - Glen Alan Cheney (1996)
  • Trace Elements: Mapping the Great Basin and its Peripheries - Michael McLane (2015)
  • U.S. Atlas of Nuclear Fallout (1951-1970), Vol 1: Total Fallout - Richard Miller (2006)
  • U.S. Atlas of Nuclear Fallout (1951-1970), Vol 2: Eastern United States - Richard Miller (2006)
  • U.S. Atlas of Nuclear Fallout (1951-1970), Vol 3: County Comparisons - Richard Miller (2006)
  • U.S. Atlas of Nuclear Fallout (1951-1970), Vol 4: Western United States - Richard Miller (2006)
  • U.S. Atlas of Nuclear Fallout (1951-1970), Vol 5: Calculations - Richard Miller (2006)


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