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Item # 638272
July 10, 1962
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1962
* Starfish Prime high-altitude nuclear test
* Thor rocket - W49 thermonuclear warhead
* Hydrogen bomb explosion in space
The front page has a one column heading announcing: "HYDROGEN BLAST FIRED 200 MILES ABOVE THE PACIFIC" with subheads and 2 related photos. (see) More inside, lengthy text. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Complete in 68 pages, some spine wear, otherwise in nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century