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Nonproliferation Primer

Preventing the Spread of Nuclear, Chemical, and Biological Weapons

by Randall Forsberg

  • 274 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms negotiation & control,
  • Arms trade,
  • Chemical & biological weapons,
  • Defence strategy, planning & research,
  • Nuclear weapons,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • Modern - 20th Century/Nuclear Age,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Biological arms control,
  • Chemical arms control,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9417113M
    ISBN 10026256095X
    ISBN 109780262560955

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