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The button : the new nuclear arms race and presidential power from Truman to Trump

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"William J. Perry, Secretary of Defense in the Clinton administration and Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering in the Carter administration, and Tom Z. Collina, Director of Policy at Ploughshares Fund, a global security foundation in Washington, DC, reveal the shocking tales and sobering facts of nuclear executive authority throughout the atomic age, delivering a powerful condemnation against ever leaving explosive power this devastating under any one person's thumb"--

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Lyons Public Library 355.021 PER (Text)
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1001 . ‡aPerry, William James, ‡d1927- ‡eauthor.
24514. ‡aThe button : ‡bthe new nuclear arms race and presidential power from Truman to Trump / ‡cWilliam J. Perry and Tom Z. Collina.
24630. ‡aNew nuclear arms race and presidential power from Truman to Trump
264 1. ‡aDallas, TX : ‡bBenBella Books, Inc., ‡c[2020]
264 4. ‡c©2020
300 . ‡axxiii, 256 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c24 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aPreface : "Your shot, Mr. President" -- The president's weapons -- Bolt from the blue -- Blundering into nuclear war -- Hacking the bomb -- No first use -- How not to spend $2 trillion -- Welcome to the new arms race -- The missile defense delusion -- Why do we still have the bomb? -- The atomic Titanic.
520 . ‡a"William J. Perry, Secretary of Defense in the Clinton administration and Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering in the Carter administration, and Tom Z. Collina, Director of Policy at Ploughshares Fund, a global security foundation in Washington, DC, reveal the shocking tales and sobering facts of nuclear executive authority throughout the atomic age, delivering a powerful condemnation against ever leaving explosive power this devastating under any one person's thumb"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aNuclear weapons ‡xGovernment policy ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aArms race ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aNuclear arms control ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aWar and emergency powers ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aPresidents ‡zUnited States ‡xHistory.
651 0. ‡aUnited States ‡xForeign relations ‡y20th century.
651 0. ‡aUnited States ‡xForeign relations ‡y21st century.
651 0. ‡aUnited States ‡xPolitics and government.
7001 . ‡aCollina, Tom Z., ‡d1966- ‡eauthor.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aon1119593219 ‡bOCoLC ‡c624030 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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