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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Europe,
  • Great Britain


  • Nuclear warfare.,
  • Nuclear disarmament.,
  • Europe -- Defenses.,
  • Great Britain -- Military policy.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNuclear war & nuclear peace.
StatementGerald Segal ... [et al.].
ContributionsSegal, Gerald, 1953-
LC ClassificationsU263 .N778 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 173 p. ;
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2031457M
ISBN 100312021143
LC Control Number88007049

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