Canada and Ballistic Missile Defence, 1954-2009: Deja Vu All Over Again (Studies in Canadian Military History)

Canada and Ballistic Missile Defence, 1954-2009: Deja Vu All Over Again (Studies in Canadian Military History)

By: James Fergusson (author)Hardback

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This book is essential reading for policy-makers, students, and scholars of Canadian foreign and defence policy, as well as anyone who wants a fuller understanding of Canadian-American relations.

About Author

James G. Fergusson is the director of the Centre for Defence and Security Studies and a professor in the Department of Political Studies at the University of Manitoba.

Contents

Preface Prologue - What's with Defence? Act 1 - Anti-Ballistic Missiles: Don't Worry, Be Happy (1954-71) Act 2 - The Strategic Defence Initiative: Much Ado About Very Little (1972-85) Act 3 - Global Protection Against Limited Strikes: Too Close for Comfort (1986-92) Act 4 - National Missile Defense: Let Sleeping Dogs Lie (1993-2000) Act 5 - Ground-Based Mid-Course Defense: Is this the End? (2001-05) Epilogue - Forward to the Past (2005 and Beyond) Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774817509
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9780774817509
  • weight: 640
  • ISBN10: 077481750X

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