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The Wizards of Armageddon (Stanford Nuclear Age)

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Publisher Comments:

This is the untold story of the small group of men who have devised the plans and shaped the policies on how to use the Bomb. The book (first published in 1983) explores the secret world of these strategists of the nuclear age and brings to light a chapter in American political and military history never before revealed.

Book News Annotation:

On the decisions of a small group that devised the plans and policies on the use of nuclear weapons.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

On the decisions of a small group that devised the plans and policies on the use of nuclear weapons. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 392-430) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804718844
Foreword:
Sherwin, Martin J.
Author:
Sherwin, Martin J.
Author:
Sherwin, Martin
Author:
Kaplan, Fred
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Location:
Stanford, Calif. :
Subject:
Military Science
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Military - Nuclear Warfare
Subject:
Nuclear warfare
Subject:
Strategy
Subject:
Nuclear weapons
Subject:
Military research
Subject:
Military research -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Military - Weapons
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
1
Series:
Stanford nuclear age series
Series Volume:
t. 2
Publication Date:
19910831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
456
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.1 in

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"Synopsis" by , On the decisions of a small group that devised the plans and policies on the use of nuclear weapons. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
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