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Washington, DC: GPO, 1967. Second Edition. Wraps. , 37,  pages. Wraps. Other Glossaries. Tables. Ex-library with usual library markings, some blacked out. Slight wear and soiling to covers. This is one of the Understanding the Atom series. There are 51 booklets in the "Understanding the Atom Series" series published by the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission. The booklets can be grouped into the categories of physics, chemistry, biology, nuclear reactors, the environment, and general interest. Nine of the booklets were available in French and 15 were available in Spanish.
State College, PA: Sycamore Community, c. 1980. Reprint Edition. Wraps. 151 + 20 pages. Wraps. Illustrations. Tables. Figures. Appendices. Reading list. Glossary. Some darkening and wear to covers. The Sycamore Community, a small Christian community and house church in State College, PA, reprinted the OTA assessment which was originally published in 1979. In addition to the full text of the original report, this edition contains appeals to conscience from Pope John Paul II, Kenneth Boulding (president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science), W. H. Ferry (formerly vice president of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions), and W. J. Price (co-founder of World Peacemakers). This edition also contains a section entitled "What You Can Do, " providing practical suggestions on how to avoid war.