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Published by Wisdom in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nuclear warfare.,
  • Deterrence (Strategy)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementconceived and edited by Dennis Paulson ; introduction by Carl Sagan.
ContributionsPaulson, Dennis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsU263
The Physical Object
Pagination(224)p. ;
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16741639M
ISBN 100861710517

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