|From the M. Bouffant collection.|
Curtis LeMay, baby!
U.S. Cold War Nuclear Target ListsDeclassified for First Time
According to 1956 Plan, H-Bombs were to be Used Against Priority
“Air Power” Targets in the Soviet Union, China, and Eastern Europe
Major Cities in Soviet Bloc, Including East Berlin, Were High Priorities
in “Systematic Destruction” for Atomic Bombings
Plans to Target People (“Population”) Violated International Legal Norms
SAC Wanted a 60 Megaton Bomb, Equivalent to over
4,000 Hiroshima Atomic Weapons
Later: The NYT breaks it down for busy members of the investor class.