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Papers of Roger Cross, circa 1960-2003 [manuscript]
Bib ID 4364592
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Cross, R. T. (Roger T.)
 
Access Conditions Permission required for research. Not for loan. 
Description [ca. 1960-2003] 
0.45 m. (3 boxes) 
Summary

MS Acc08/59 comprises papers relating to Roger Cross' book about nuclear weapons testing at Maralinga and the Montebello Islands, Beyond belief: the British bomb tests: Australia's veterans speak out (with Avon Hudson, 2005), including correspondence with veterans and official bodies, transcripts of veterans' personal histories, eight audio cassette tapes of interviews with veterans, and, some published material about testing and radiation. Cassette tapes and computer disks are in box 3 (3 boxes).

Biography/History

Teacher, historian and academic. Roger T. Cross is a senior lecturer at the University of Melbourne whose books include Teaching science for social responsibility (with R.F. Price, 1992) and Fallout: Hedley Marston and the British bomb tests in Australia (2001).

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc08/59.

Subjects Cross, R. T. (Roger T.) -- Archives.  |  University of Melbourne. Department of Science and Mathematics -- Employees -- Archives.  |  Science writers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  College teachers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Nuclear weapons -- Great Britain -- Testing.  |  Radioactive fallout -- Australia.  |  Veterans -- Diseases -- Australia.
Time Coverage 1960-2003 
Occupation Scientists.  |  Academics.
Terms of Use Copying of Roger Cross' copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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