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From lambs to lions : future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons

Author: Thomas Preston
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Begins with the premise that the biological and nuclear weapons will certainly proliferate despite our desperate desire to slow this process.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Preston
ISBN: 0742555038 9780742555037 9780742555020 074255502X
OCLC Number: 297206934
Description: xxvi, 423 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The challenge for small states seeking to be lions rather than lambs --
Nuclear proliferation, deterrence, and evolving security relationships --
Nuclear security relationships : options and constraints on new nuclear states --
Biological proliferation and the future of warfare --
Biological security relationships : options and constraints on new bioweapon states --
The bionuclear security threat : implications and recommendations for policy.
Responsibility: Thomas Preston.

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Victory can only begin once we are willing calmly to stare potential defeat in the face and begin to understand its causes. Preston does us all a huge service by pulling no punches in this candid, Read more...

 
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