Nuclear Illusion, Nuclear Reality: Britain, the United States and Nuclear Weapons, 1958-64 by R. Moore

Nuclear Illusion, Nuclear Reality: Britain, the United States and Nuclear Weapons, 1958-64

byR. Moore

Hardcover | May 19, 2010

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A study of the political, military and technical aspects of Britains nuclear weapons programme under the Macmillan government, contrasting Britains perceived political decline with its growth in technological mastery and military nuclear capability. Important reading for anyone interested in the history and military technology of the cold war.

About The Author

RICHARD MOORE  is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Mountbatten Centre for International Studies at the University of Southampton, UK. He studied history and international relations at the University of Cambridge, and his PhD dissertation for the University of Hull was published as The Royal Navy and Nuclear Weapons (2001).

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Title:Nuclear Illusion, Nuclear Reality: Britain, the United States and Nuclear Weapons, 1958-64Format:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:May 19, 2010Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230230679

ISBN - 13:9780230230675

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Table of Contents


Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
Introduction
Policy Making 1958-61
Policy Execution 1958-61
Policy Making 1961-64
Policy Execution 1961-64
Conclusions
Appendices
Bibliography