Operation Crossroads 1946
First Pictures Atomic Blast!, 1946/07/08 (1946).
'The dramatic film history of the atom bomb test at Bikini! Pictures of the actual bomb drop! Blasted ships and the terrible destructive force of the world's fourth atom bomb! Universal Newsreel, in cooperation with the Army and Navy, presents the motion picture drama, 'Operation Crossroads.' This film record of the historical event shows in dramatic detail the various phases of the epochal experiment, from takeoff to the awful blast that destroyed or damaged more than half the ships in Bikini Lagoon." scenes of Admiral William H. Blandy commanding Operation Crossroads at Bikini Lagoon, test animals put on ships, sheep is sheared, Secretary of Navy Forrestal speaks on deck of ship (sound distorted), crews leave, Bikini fleet ready, A-bomb loaded on B-29 Dave's Dream, plane takes off, bomb doors open, men put on protective goggles; "The bomb's away! It's falling ... " then explosion, "motion picture spectacle of all time" and another view of the explosion. (complete newsreel)'.
Mortality of Veteran Participants in the Crossroads Nuclear Test / J. Christopher Johnson, Susan Thaul, William F. Page, and Harriet Crawford, Editors; Committee on the CROSSROADS Nuclear Test, Institute of Medicine. 1996.
Nuclear Weapons Testing at the Nevada Test Site: The First Decade. / John C. Hopkins and Barbara Killian. Defense Threat Reduction Agency, 2011. - 662 s.
United States Nuclear Tests, July 1945 through September 1992.
U.S. Department of Energy Nevada Operations Office, DOE/NV--209-REV 15, December 2000.
National Park Service : The Archeology of the Atomic Bomb - A Submerged Cultural Resources Assessment of the Sunken Fleet of Operation Crossroads at Bikini and Kwajalein Atoll Lagoons (1991).
Operation Crossroads (Part I) (1946).
Operations Crossroads Underway, 1946/07/01 (1946).
U.S. Army Air Forces: Special Delivery (1946) - 'Airplanes and missions of the U.S. Army Air Forces, emphasizing Operation Crossroads'. - http://www.archive.org/details/SpecialD1946
United States. Joint Task Force One; Shurcliff, William A.: Bombs at Bikini; the official report of Operation Crossroads (1947).
Treasure Island Naval Station : Historical Radiological Assessment.
- Vallejo, California : Weston Solutions, Inc. - 2006. - 250 pp.
Trouble in Paradise: Postwar History of San Francisco’s Hunters Point Neighborhood : An Honors Thesis in Urban Studies, Stanford University / Submitted by Kelsey Finch. May 19, 2008. - 65 pp.
United States. Joint Task Force One: Operation Crossroads, the official pictorial record (1946).