Atomic Age America (Paperback) - Common

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.78 MB Downloadable formats: PDF CNN? what you dont get is: my ATTENTION YOU FRAUDULENT FOOLS! We cannot expect countries to risk more in the presence of nuclear weapons than they have in their absence. One-to-one contacts usually involved pleasantries or being pulled aside to be "fed a line." Hampson considers several scenarios in which high altitude explosions might play a role. The terms 'tactical nuclear wea...
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Deception: Pakistan, the United States and the Global

Adrian Levy Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.88 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Now, this is an explosive charge, an explosive revelation, if true, that the United States is seriously considering using a tactical nuclear bomb or bombs to destroy Iran's nuclear capabilities. Who do our judges think won the second presidential debate? The information was very biases towards eliminating nuclear weapons. In contrast, for Nixon and Kissingeras for E...
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Britain's Cold War

Bob Clarke Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.59 MB Downloadable formats: PDF One of those who think that scientists may be underestimating the danger is John Hampson, who originally raised the alarm about the effects of nuclear war on ozone. Both South Korea and Japan each have dozens of commercial nuclear power plants - a potential source of ample fuel for such weapons. The overwhelming bulk of nuclear explosive power resides in the arsenals ...
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Imaginary Weapons: A Journey Through the Pentagon's

Sharon Weinberger Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.84 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The masses are, in effect, irrelevant and completely disposable. Nevertheless, in 1947 the pattern emerged for a possible "booster," that is, a device in which a small amount of thermonuclear fuel is ignited by a fission reaction and produces neutrons that in turn enhance the fission reaction. Iraq gained the ability to manufacture R-400 and DB-2 aerial bombs, c...
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The Spread of Nuclear Weapons: A Debate

Scott Douglas Sagan Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.39 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The nuclear asset in the early Cold War served as an equaliser (and advantage) to the West against the Red Army’s massive size. Some of this is a function of timing: FDR died right around when they were getting concrete estimates for when the atomic bomb would be ready to use, and had he lived until, say, May 1945, he might have been faced with more direct que...
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What if They Gave a Crisis and Nobody Came?: Interpreting

Ron Hirschbein Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.72 MB Downloadable formats: PDF From 1952 on, Erich Schumann, Hans Winkhaus, and Walter Trinks, three war-time members of the Heereswaffenamt, tried to get patents for the shaped charge thermonuclear fusion bomb that the Heereswaffenamt had been researching on during the war, but were not granted any patents due to Allied occupation statutes. When Japan did not surrender, Truman approved another b...
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China's Nuclear Force Modernization: Naval War College

Andrew S. Erickson Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.04 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But China has been sufficiently chided in the literature for not having a "modern" nuclear force that assuredly its military has gotten the message and has started to follow the "illustrious" examples of the superpower model. An extraordinary group of leaders — including General Butler, Senator Alan Cranston, Canadian Senator Douglas Roche, Ambassador Jonathan ...
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Avoiding Armageddon: Canadian Military Strategy and Nuclear

Andrew Richter Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.98 MB Downloadable formats: PDF J ^-*;^^ iBI^^^^^^^^^^^^ISIT^^^^^V -^^^^^^^^^^^1 j,-^v^^--iv.^; The old Sarov Monastery is seen in this reproduction of an old print (courtesy of German Goncharov), Sarov is wtiere the Soviet "Los Alamos" was built, the closed city known variously as Ar2amas-16, KB-11 and. To prevent its accidental discovery at a later date, the service purchased and fenced off the ...
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The Big Five: Arms Control Decision-Making in the Soviet

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.20 MB Downloadable formats: PDF This collection complements what is available in the State Department Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS) series. These kept the securing of disarmament and arms control highly complex and problematic and un-successful exercise. According to a detailed account contained in Time magazine, Israel assembled about a dozen bombs and readied them for use during the October 1973 ...
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Pearl to V-J Day: World War II in the Pacific - Air Force

Format: Paperback Language: 1 Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 10.98 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Hours, perhaps days, would have been required to evacuate them and days, perhaps weeks, of warning would have been necessary for them to be able to mount effective combat operations. The line of reasoning from induction of nuclear weapons to an output of no nuclear weapons is a long one, and a lot of assumptions were made along the way. The Russian submarines would devastate the US...
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