The Nuclear Present: A Guide to Recent Books on Nuclear War, Weapons, the Peace Movement, and Related Issues, with a Chronology of Nuclear Events, 178

The Nuclear Present: A Guide to Recent Books on Nuclear War, Weapons, the Peace Movement, and Related Issues, with a Chronology of Nuclear Events, 178

By: Grant Burns (author)Hardback

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The Nuclear Present is a guide to English-language literature on nuclear weapons and related topics in this precarious environment. In over 800 entries divided by subject, Burns gives substantial, often critical annotations of books and U.S. government documents published for the most part between 1984 and 1991. Useful for both undergraduates and advanced scholars, The Nuclear Present focuses on the history and effects of nuclear weapons, nuclear strategy, the US-Soviet arms race, proliferation, the Strategic Defense Initiative, the peace movement, and many other areas. With a nuclear chronology, a periodical guide, and indexes. The Nuclear Present supplements The Atomic Papers with no overlap.

About Author

Grant Burns (BA, Michigan State; AM,AMLS, University of Michigan) is a reference librarian at the University of Michigan-Flint Library. He has published three previous books and contributed a variety of articles to professional journals, including several on the literature of the peace movement.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780810826199
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 655
  • ID: 9780810826199
  • weight: 866
  • ISBN10: 0810826194

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