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Nuclear weapons : a very short introduction / Joseph M. Siracusa
Bib ID 4548695
Format BookBook
Author
Siracusa, Joseph M. (Joseph Marcus)
 
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Description Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008 
143 p. : ill. ; 18 cm. 
ISBN 0199229546
9780199229543
Series

Very short introductions ; 179.

Full contents
  • What are nuclear weapons?
  • Building the bomb
  • 'A choice between the quick and the dead'
  • Race for the H-bomb
  • Nuclear deterrence and arms control
  • Star Wars
  • Nuclear weapons in the age of terrorism.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 130-138) and index.

Subjects Nuclear weapons.  |  Nuclear weapons -- History.  |  Nuclear arms control.

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