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Author Siracusa, Joseph M.

Title Nuclear weapons : a very short introduction / Joseph M. Siracusa
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008


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 MELB  623.45119 Sir/Nwa  AVAILABLE
Description 143 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Series Very short introductions ; 179
Very short introductions ; 179
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 130-138) and index
Subject Nuclear arms control.
Nuclear weapons -- History.
Nuclear weapons.
LC no. 2007046606
ISBN 0199229546