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Defence in the nuclear age.

Sir Stephen King-Hall

Defence in the nuclear age.

by Sir Stephen King-Hall

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • World politics -- 1945-,
    • Nuclear warfare,
    • Great Britain -- Military policy,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1964

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA647 .K478 1958b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination223 p.
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6242261M
      LC Control Number58001420
      OCLC/WorldCa8231211

      Author Stephen King-Hall. Title Defence in the nuclear age. Binding Hardcover. Book Condition Used: Acceptable. Type Hardcover. Publisher Gollancz Seller ID The economics of defense or defense economics is a subfield of economics, an application of the economic theory to the issues of military defense. It is a relatively new field. An early specialized work in the field is the RAND Corporation report The Economics of Defense in the Nuclear Age by Charles J. Hitch and Roland McKean (, also published as a book).

      Bracken (Fire in the East), Yale political scientist and an adviser to the Defense Department, addresses the uncomfortable subject of post–cold war nuclear management. He convincingly describes. The Atomic Age, also known as the Atomic Era, is the period of history following the detonation of the first nuclear weapon, The Gadget at the Trinity test in New Mexico, on J , during World War gh nuclear chain reactions had been hypothesized in and the first artificial self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction (Chicago Pile-1) had taken place in December , the.

      The Samson Option (Hebrew: ברירת שמשון ‎, b'rerat shimshon) is the name that some military analysts and authors have given to Israel's deterrence strategy of massive retaliation with nuclear weapons as a "last resort" against a country whose military has invaded and/or destroyed much of Israel. Commentators also have employed the term to refer to situations where non-nuclear, non. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the In Defence Of New Zealand: Foreign Policy Choices In The Nuclear Age by Ramesh Thakur at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Due to .


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Book Reviews The Economics of Defense in the Nuclear Age (A RAND Corporation research study). Charles J. Hitch and Roland N. McKean, Eds. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass., vii + pp. $Author: Marshall K. Wood.In Defence in the Nuclear Age he advocated a British policy of unilateral nuclear disarmament and national defence involving some reliance on conventional military force.

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