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The no-nonsense guide to the arms trade

Author: Nicholas Gilby
Publisher: Toronto : New Internationalist, ©2009.
Series: No-nonsense guides (New Internationalist Publications (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated edView all editions and formats
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The arms trade brings death and destruction to millions of people around the world. This title names the players in the arms trade and charts the impact that it has had on war, human rights and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Gilby
ISBN: 9781897071564 1897071566 9781906523176 1906523177
OCLC Number: 437087181
Notes: Previous ed. Toronto : New Internationalist Publications, c2002, by Gideon Burrows.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations, map ; 18 cm.
Contents: War in the 21st century --
The global arms trade --
Impact on conflicts --
Impact on human rights --
Impact on development --
The business of death --
Corruption --
Attempts at control --
Ending the misery: what are the alternatives.
Series Title: No-nonsense guides (New Internationalist Publications (Firm))
Responsibility: Nicholas Gilby.

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