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Type: other from Merton to "Circular Letters to Friends (for mimeographing)"-->
# of pages: 1
First Lines: "Memorandum: Summary of my position regarding nuclear war and peace. 1. I am not"
Contents: not a new theory, not pure pacifism, not unilateral disarmament, but a "massive, all out, annihilatory war with nuclear or any other weapons... is contrary to Christian ethical standards" - includes obliteration bombing and unconditional surrender / Edward Teller - nuclear first strike immoral and bad tactic / limited war
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Date added: 2004
Unique identifier: Section A- "Circular Letters to Friends (for mimeographing):"