65356

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Collection code 
RA1
Class no. 
650
Document no. 
000000
Box no. 
1.60
Source if not BR 
Recipient(s) 
Statement on the Test Ban Treaty
Sender(s) 
BR
Date 
1963/08/15
Enclosures/References 
Form of letter 
TS
Pieces 
1
BR's address code (if sender) 
Notes, topics or text 

Full title: "Statement on the Test Ban Treaty for the Soviet Embassy Press Agency".

BR comments on the importance of the Test Ban Treaty "... since continued hostility would threaten the existence of man."

BR also hopes that the Treaty will "be an obstacle" to projects, such as Herman Kahn's proposed "Doomsday weapon". (Khan is a an American theorist who deals with the effects of nuclear war.)

Above the statement at the top of the page: "Statement on the Test Ban Treaty for the Soviet Embassy Press Agency (Attention Mrs. Smith) 3 Rosary Gardens, London S.W.7. (Freemantle 7350) 15/8/63 Plas Penrhyn by Bertrand Russell c. 341 words".

Also present are four two-page copies of the statement, TL(CAR), dated 16 August 1963.

Filed 

U.S.S.R., F-69b

Published 

B&R C lead

Russell letter no. 
Permission 
Everyone
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Frame no. 
Record no. 
65356
Record created 2014/11/02
Record last modified 2015/06/30
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