Author Cirincione, Joseph
Title Deadly Arsenals : Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Threats
Imprint Washington : Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2005
©2005
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Note Front Cover -- Title Page -- Table of Contents -- Part 1. Assessments and Weapons -- Chapter 1. Global Trends -- Chapter 2. The International Nonoproliferation Regime -- Chapter 3. Nuclear Weapons and Materials -- Chapter 4. Biological and Chemical Weapons, Agents, and Proliferation -- Chapter 5. Missile Proliferation -- Part 2. Declared Nuclear Weapon Sites -- Chapter 6. Russia -- Chapter 7. China -- Chapter 8. France -- Chapter 9. The United Kingdom -- Chapter 10. The United States -- Part 3. Non-NPT Nuclear Weapon States -- Chapter 11. India -- Chapter 12. Pakistan -- Chapter 13. Israel -- Part 4. Two Hard Cases -- Chapter 14. North Korea -- Chapter 15. Iran -- Part 5. Nonproliferation Successes -- Chapter 16. Libya -- Chapter 17. Iraq -- Chapter 18. Non-Russian Nuclear Successor States: Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine -- Chapter 19. Argentina -- Chapter 20. Brazil -- Chapter 21. South Africa -- Appendixes -- Glossary -- Index
Deadly Arsenals provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive assessment available on global proliferation dangers, with a critical assessment of international enforcement efforts. An invaluable resource for academics, policymakers, students, and the media, this atlas includes strategic and historical analysis; maps, charts, and graphs of the spread of nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons and missile delivery systems; descriptions of the weapons and regimes-and policies to control them; and data on countries that have, want, or have given up weapons of mass destruction. A Choice outstanding academic title from one of the premier nonproliferation research teams. The new edition addresses the recent, dramatic developments in Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, and the nuclear black market, analyzing strategic and policy implications. Contents: Part 1: Assessments and Weapons Part 2: Declared Nuclear-Weapon States Part 3: Non-NPT Nuclear-Weapon States Part 4: The Two Hard Cases: North Korea and Iran Part 5: Proliferation Success
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Cirincione, Joseph Deadly Arsenals : Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Threats Washington : Carnegie Endowment for International Peace,c2005 9780870032165
Subject Weapons of mass destruction.;Nuclear arms control -- Verification.;Chemical arms control -- Verification.;Biological arms control -- Verification
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