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SIPRI Yearbook 1991: World Armaments and Disarmament

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Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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The SIPRI Yearbook 1991 continues SIPRI's review of the latest developments in nuclear weapons, nuclear explosions, world military expenditure, the international arms trade and arms production, chemical and biological weapons, the military use of outer space, the proliferation of ballisticmissile technology, armed conflicts in 1990, US-Soviet nuclear arms control, and conventional arms control in Europe. In addition, it presents the situation in the changing Europe of 1990 and considers the new security structures for Europe which will be defined in the early years of the decade. The 1991 Yearbook also analyses the results of the fourth NPT Review Conference and the strengthened role of the UnitedNations in conflict situations as exhibited in the current conflict in the Gulf region.

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Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) was founded in 1966 to commemorate 150 years of unbroken peace in Sweden. Its task is to conduct scientific research into questions of conflict and cooperation of importance for international peace and security, in order to contribute to an understanding of the conditions for pea...

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Title:SIPRI Yearbook 1991: World Armaments and DisarmamentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:780 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 2.01 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0198291450

ISBN - 13:9780198291459

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What were the important developments in the military sector in 1990, and what effect did they have on peace and society? What are the prospects for a more stable international order? This twenty-second edition of the SIPRI Yearbook presents detailed information on arms and arm control issues. The Yearbooks attract world-wide attention and are used by governments, arms control negotiators, United Nations delegations, parliaments, scholars, students, the media, and citizens as unique and indispensable reference works.

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'an excellent historical record of the 1990 events at a time when many publishers have become reluctant to produce soon out-dated publications'Olivia Bosch, University of Southampton, Small Wars and Insurgencies, Vol. 3, No. 2, Autumn '92