4 edition of Studies of war, nuclear and conventional found in the catalog.
Studies of war, nuclear and conventional
Blackett, P. M. S. Baron Blackett
Reprint of the ed. published by Oliver & Boyd, Edinburgh.
|Statement||P. M. S. Blackett.|
|LC Classifications||UA11 .B5 1978|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 242 p. :|
|Number of Pages||242|
|LC Control Number||78016364|
The SNIE played down the significance of Soviet assertions about US preparations for a surprise nuclear attack, arguing that the "absence of forcewide combat readiness and other war preparations in the USSR" apparently meant that the Kremlin did not believe war was imminent or inevitable. 36 The "war scare" was more propaganda than threat. The essays in this volume analyze war, its strategic characterisitics and its political and social functions, over the past five centuries. The diversity of its themes and the broad perspectives applied to them make the book a work of general history as much as a history of the theory and practice of war from the Renaissance to the present.4/5.
War nuclear chemical biological terrorism conventional guerrilla psychological cyber army navy airforce marines military. World War III is a common theme in popular the s, countless books, films, and television programmes have used the theme of nuclear weapons and a third global war. The presence of the Soviet Union as an international rival armed with nuclear weapons created a persistent fear in the United States and vice versa. There was a pervasive dread of a nuclear World War III, and.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Why a nuclear war could start / Hylke Tromp --How the use of nuclear weapons in Europe might arise / George Rathjens --The trigger-prone nuclear society / Philip Sonntag --The effects of a nuclear war / Henry Kendall --Radiation aspects of a nuclear war in Europe / Patricia. On the Brink: Trump, Kim, and the Threat of Nuclear War. by Van Jackson Reviewed by CMSgt Frank Murphy, USAF, Retired On the Brink covers very recent current events from the author’s perspective and speaks to being on the precipice of nuclear war. In this context, it is vital to know the culture and history of the major players.
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