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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Arms negotiation & control,
  • Defence strategy, planning & research,
  • International relations,
  • Nuclear issues,
  • Conflict management,
  • Nuclear disarmament,
  • Peace,
  • Politics/International Relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJoseph Rotblat (Editor), Maxwell Bruce (Editor), Tom Milne (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10556766M
ISBN 100333760700
ISBN 109780333760703

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