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|Other titles||Nuclear war & you.|
|Statement||by Jerrold Richards.|
|LC Classifications||U263 .R53 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||272 p. :|
|Number of Pages||272|
|LC Control Number||85020927|
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This is one of the best books available on general nuclear issues, if you don't mind that the Cold War is over and it's a quarter century out of date.
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During the Cold War most of the U.S. nuclear arsenal was under the control of Strategic Air Command, a military institution that operated according to a consistent but insidious logic. As Secretary of Defense under President Clinton, Bill Perry has spent most of his life watching the world prepare for nuclear war.
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Worry about the increasing dangers of nuclear war and America's lack of civil defense caused the author in to consult Herman Kahn, a leading nuclear strategist. Kahn, who was at that time forming a nonprofit war-research organization, the Hudson Institute, offered him work as a research analyst.
I mean, you and I grew up at a time when, as Reagan said – it was important. Remember, Reagan was very Cold War at one time – “No one can win a nuclear war, therefore, nuclear war must never be fought.” That was the premise upon which he carried out his attempt of a great détente with the Soviet Union under Gorbachev.
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World War III. Nuclear War. The war will be fought between NATO Members and Russia/China Coalition. Massive casualties. Most major cities or population centers with +1 Million people throughout the world will be Nuked. (***Please note, I am very well aware that there were many wars in between the wars described above.
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