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Shield of dreams : missile defense and U.S.-Russian nuclear strategy

Author: Stephen J Cimbala
Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Policy study that provides a focused discussion of missile defenses and their relationship to U.S.-Russian nuclear arms control and nuclear deterrence relationships and nuclear poliferation, especially the spread of nuclear weapons and missile or airborne delivery systems in Asia. Uses hypothetical, but realistic scenarios tested under variable assumptions with regard to force size and operational guidance.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Cimbala
ISBN: 9781591141167 1591141168 9781591141174 1591141176
OCLC Number: 216938681
Description: xiv, 193 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Russian and American nuclear force reductions --
Missile defenses: the priority of politics --
Deterrence and missile defenses: compatible or antithetical? --
Missile defenses in context: manageable threat, possible opportunity --
Nuclear disarmament: can the United States and Russia lead the way? --
Nuclear proliferation in Asia : risks and opportunities --
Ending a nuclear war: should we even try and would missile defenses help?
Responsibility: Stephen J. Cimbala.
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Policy study that provides a focused discussion of missile defenses and their relationship to U.S.-Russian nuclear arms control and nuclear deterrence relationships and nuclear poliferation, especially the spread of nuclear weapons and missile or airborne delivery systems in Asia. Uses hypothetical, but realistic scenarios tested under variable assumptions with regard to force size and operational guidance.

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