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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  D. Hank Ellison  

Pen Name: None



-- D. Hank Ellison on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

The author graduated from the Radiation Safety Course at Northwestern Universtiy as well as receiveing degrees in Chemical engineering and emergency response. He currently teaches in Michigan.

Biographical and Professional Information

Published Works

    Emergency Action for Chemical And Biological Warfare Agents, CRC Press, 1999Chemical Warfare During the Vietnam War: Riot Control Agents in Combat, Routledge, 2011Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents, CRC Press, 1999

Selected Titles At Your Library

Emergency action for chemical and biological warfare agents /
ISBN: 0849302412. OCLC Number:

CRC Press,. Boca Raton, Fla. :. ©2000.

"D. Hank Ellison's Emergency Action for Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents tells police, paramedics, and firefighters just what actions to take in the event of a crisis involving hazardous materials."--BOOK JACKET. "The book contains abridged versions of the class indices from Ellison's larger Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents. The indices deal with classes of agents (nerve, blister, etc.) instead of focusing on specific agents. Each index contains information on the toxicology/health impacts, physical characteristics, hazards from fire or reactivity, protection of personnel, and general first aid for that agent class."--Jacket.

Chemical warfare during the Vietnam War :
ISBN: 0415876451. OCLC Number:

Routledge,. New York ;. 2011.

"Documents the use of antipersonnel chemical weapons throughout the Vietnam War, and explores their effectiveness under the wide variety of circumstances in which they were employed. The short, readable account follows the US program as it progressed from a focus on the humanitarian aspects of non-lethal weapons to their use as a means of augmenting and enhancing the lethality of traditional munitions. It also presents the efforts of the North Vietnamese to both counter US chemical operations and to develop a chemical capability of their own"--Preliminary page.

Handbook of chemical and biological warfare agents /
ISBN: 0849328039. OCLC Number:

CRC Press LLC,. Boca Raton :. ©2000.

"In his book, the Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents, author D. Hank Ellison provides all the information emergency response teams need to deal with lethal materials - from the physical appearance and symptoms of such agents, to their detection and removal, as well as the treatment of victims."--BOOK JACKET.

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