The Resource Blundering into disaster : surviving the first century of the nuclear age, Robert McNamara

Blundering into disaster : surviving the first century of the nuclear age, Robert McNamara

Label
Blundering into disaster : surviving the first century of the nuclear age
Title
Blundering into disaster
Title remainder
surviving the first century of the nuclear age
Statement of responsibility
Robert McNamara
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McNamara, Robert S.
Index
no index present
LC call number
UA10
LC item number
.M39 1986
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military readiness
  • Arms race
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Military policy
  • Armas atómicas
  • Política militar
  • Arms race
  • Military policy
  • Military readiness
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Bewapeningswedloop
  • Kernwapens
  • Rüstungswettlauf
  • Atomkriegsgefahr
Label
Blundering into disaster : surviving the first century of the nuclear age, Robert McNamara
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Expansion of the Sanford Lectures delivered ... at Duke University in October 1986"--Verso title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The risk of war -- The first half century of the nuclear age : evolution of U.S. and Soviet nuclear forces and strategy, 1940-1990 -- Nuclear myths : misconceptions that endanger our security -- The next half century : alternative ways of reducing the risk of nuclear war, 1990-2040 -- Geneva : a step toward our long-term goal -- Turning away from nuclear disaster -- Appendix I : U.S. and Soviet strategic warheads -- Appendix II : the technology race -- Appendix III : U.S. and Soviet nuclear arsenals in 1985 -- Appendix IV : growth of U.S. and Soviet strategic nuclear missile and bomber forces, 1945-1990 -- Appendix V : the star wars defense system: a technical note -- glossary
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 212 pages
Isbn
9780394558509
Lccn
86042870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14068107
  • (OCoLC)ocm14068107
Label
Blundering into disaster : surviving the first century of the nuclear age, Robert McNamara
Publication
Note
"Expansion of the Sanford Lectures delivered ... at Duke University in October 1986"--Verso title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The risk of war -- The first half century of the nuclear age : evolution of U.S. and Soviet nuclear forces and strategy, 1940-1990 -- Nuclear myths : misconceptions that endanger our security -- The next half century : alternative ways of reducing the risk of nuclear war, 1990-2040 -- Geneva : a step toward our long-term goal -- Turning away from nuclear disaster -- Appendix I : U.S. and Soviet strategic warheads -- Appendix II : the technology race -- Appendix III : U.S. and Soviet nuclear arsenals in 1985 -- Appendix IV : growth of U.S. and Soviet strategic nuclear missile and bomber forces, 1945-1990 -- Appendix V : the star wars defense system: a technical note -- glossary
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 212 pages
Isbn
9780394558509
Lccn
86042870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14068107
  • (OCoLC)ocm14068107

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