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Command and control : nuclear weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the illusion of safety

Author: Eric Schlosser
Publisher: New York : The Penguin Press, 2013
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Schlosser
ISBN: 9781594202278 1594202273
OCLC Number: 900180582
Description: xxiii, 632 p
Contents: Author's note --
Selected cast of characters --
Acronyms and abbreviations --
The Titan --
Not good --
New wave --
No lone zone --
Spheres within spheres --
Potential hazards --
Machinery of control --
The best, the biggest, and the most --
In violation --
Megadeath --
Accidents will happen --
Acceptable risks --
The optimum mix --
Breaking in --
Out of control --
Decapitation --
The brink --
An abnornal environment --
Damascus --
Balanced and unbalanced --
The wrong tape --
Like hell --
Con.rm or deny --
The end --
Epilogue

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