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CONTITSM
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IfRODUCTION

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THE PRESET CALCULATIONS
2.1 Nuclear Explosion
2.2 TNT Explosion

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EXMO•SION OF PRESMT CALCULATIONS ------------------------3.1 Soviet Calculations ---------------------------------3.2 Asymptotic Behavior ----------------------------------

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EFFEITIVE BLAST YIEL

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5. COIARISONS
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REFERENCES----------------------------------------------------

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TABILES
Table
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Peak Overpressure vs Radius ------------------------------

FIGURES
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Peak Overpressure vs Distance for 1 kt Nuclear Explosion

in Sea Level Real Air

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Peak Overpressure vs Distance for 1-lb TNT at Sea Level

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Logarithmic Slope of Overprepsure vs Distance Curves

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Effective Blast Yield of Nuclear Relative to TVT

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Effective Blast Yield of Nuclear Explosion in Real Air
Relative to Ideal Air

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