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Euromissiles : The Nuclear Weapons That Nearly Destroyed NATO

Title
Euromissiles : The Nuclear Weapons That Nearly Destroyed NATO / Susan Colbourn.
ISBN
9781501766039
9781501766046
9781501766022
Publication
Ithaca, [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2022.
Manufacture
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2022
Copyright Notice Date
©2022.
Physical Description
1 online resource (408 pages) : illustrations (black and white)
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Description based on print version record.
Access and use
Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Summary
"A transatlantic history of the Euromissiles from the arms race's early origins to the final days of the Cold War, in which NATO takes center stage. For the Western allies, the successive decisions to field, deploy, and destroy the Euromissiles all involved high-stakes gambles--a stark reminder of just how fragile the Atlantic Alliance was"-- Provided by publisher.
Variant and related titles
Project MUSE complete collection 2022.
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
July 19, 2023
Contents
Introduction : Security and Survival
The Sixties Stalemate
Parity's Problems
Shades of Gray
Fiasco!
It Takes Two
End the Arms Race, Not the Human Race
Moons and Green Cheese
First Principles
The Year of the Missile
The Empty Chair
Who's Afraid of Gorbachev?
Blast from the Past
Conclusion : Time and Chance.
Genre/Form
History.
Also listed under
Project Muse. distributor
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