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Nuclear Weapons, Scientists, And the Post-Cold War Challenge

Selected Papers on Arms Control

by Sidney D. Drell

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by World Scientific Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms negotiation & control,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • International - Economics,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Nuclear arms control,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation,
  • Nuclear weapons

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9197598M
    ISBN 109812568972
    ISBN 109789812568977

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