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Nuclear arms control choices

by Brown, Harold

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Published by Westview Press, Foreign Policy Institute, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University in Boulder, [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Nuclear disarmament -- United States.,
    • Nuclear arms control.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 45-47.

      StatementHarold Brown and Lynn E. Davis.
      SeriesSAIS papers in international affairs ;, no. 5
      ContributionsDavis, Lynn E. 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX1974.7 .B78 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 55 p. ;
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2970676M
      ISBN 100865318883
      LC Control Number84217498

      Draws connections between military strategy and nuclear arms control efforts as well as anti-missile systems; The author and editor of numerous books covering arms control, missile defenses, and diplomatic history, Burns has long been involved in preparing reference books, —Choice "This two-volume history of the nuclear arms race.   President Trump’s Fiscal Year (FY) budget requests $ billion for annual defense budget authority, a total that includes Department of Defense, Department of Energy nuclear weapons plans and a few other programs. Depending on which budget numbers one uses, that is a small increase of about $ billion from the Fiscal Year budget or a .

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