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Cold War Statesmen Confront the Bomb: Nuclear Diplomacy Since 1945

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This text uses biographical techniques to test the question in international politics: did the advent of the nuclear bomb prevent the Third World War?
Hardcover, 408 pages
Published April 1st 1999 by OUP Oxford
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Pantherocker
This book is a compilation of some very good essays on nuclear diplomacy and was very useful to me while writing a paper on the topic as well as a speech I gave. I mainly relied upon the articles on Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy and both were excellent. Each provided a good summary of the presidents' views on nuclear weapons and how they used them during their administrations, provided ample support for their arguments, and had excellent analysis. Bibliographic footnotes are very good ...more
Sarah Wander
This book is a compilation of some very good essays on nuclear diplomacy and was very useful to me while writing a paper on the topic as well as a speech I gave. I mainly relied upon the articles on Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy and both were excellent. Each provided a good summary of the presidents' views on nuclear weapons and how they used them during their administrations, provided ample support for their arguments, and had excellent analysis. Bibliographic footnotes are very good ...more
Laura
Crazy weird professor in undergrad, but this book rocked ...
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