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The Resource Common sense on weapons of mass destruction, Thomas Graham Jr

Common sense on weapons of mass destruction, Thomas Graham Jr

Label
Common sense on weapons of mass destruction
Title
Common sense on weapons of mass destruction
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Graham Jr
Title variation
Commonsense
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Here, in a straightforward and comprehensible style, Thomas Graham, Jr. provides the background necessary to understand the news and opinions surrounding WMDs. Common Sense on Weapons of Mass Destruction presents accessible, up-to-date facts on: nuclear proliferation and nuclear terrorism; chemical and biological weapons; land mines and small arms; missile defense and WMDs in outer space; and WMDs in the Middle East and Asia."--Jacket
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graham, Thomas
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear nonproliferation
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Arms control
  • Security, International
  • Non-prolifération nucléaire
  • Armes de destruction massive
  • Armements
  • Sécurité internationale
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Arms control
  • Nuclear nonproliferation
  • Security, International
  • Weapons of mass destruction
  • Massavernietigingswapens
  • Wapenbeheersing
  • HISTORY / United States / General
Label
Common sense on weapons of mass destruction, Thomas Graham Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The problem of our time: nuclear proliferation and nuclear terrorism -- The effects of nuclear weapons -- An overview of international law and arms control -- The cornerstone of security: the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty -- The political value of nuclear weapons -- Stopping nuclear explosions: the Test Ban -- Missile defense -- Outer space -- Cleaning up after past wars: land mines and small arms -- Poison gas and microbes: chemical and biological weapons -- Controlling nuclear materials: the situation in Russia -- Regional issues: weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East and nuclear weapons in South and Northeast Asia -- America's role -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Global nuclear status -- Appendix 2. Global nuclear stockpiles -- Appendix 3. Weapon development milestones -- Chronology -- Glossary
Control code
ocn757486936
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (206 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295802091
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct4r90
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757486936
Label
Common sense on weapons of mass destruction, Thomas Graham Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The problem of our time: nuclear proliferation and nuclear terrorism -- The effects of nuclear weapons -- An overview of international law and arms control -- The cornerstone of security: the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty -- The political value of nuclear weapons -- Stopping nuclear explosions: the Test Ban -- Missile defense -- Outer space -- Cleaning up after past wars: land mines and small arms -- Poison gas and microbes: chemical and biological weapons -- Controlling nuclear materials: the situation in Russia -- Regional issues: weapons of mass destruction in the Middle East and nuclear weapons in South and Northeast Asia -- America's role -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. Global nuclear status -- Appendix 2. Global nuclear stockpiles -- Appendix 3. Weapon development milestones -- Chronology -- Glossary
Control code
ocn757486936
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (206 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295802091
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct4r90
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)757486936

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