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Voices of survival inthe nuclear age

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Published by Wisdom in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare.,
  • Deterrence (Strategy)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementconceived and edited by Dennis Paulson ; introduction by Carl Sagan.
    ContributionsPaulson, Dennis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU263
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(224)p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16741639M
    ISBN 100861710517


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