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Dangerous Deterrent

Nuclear Weapons Proliferation and Conflict in South Asia (Studies in Asian Security)

by S. Kapur

  • 310 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arms negotiation & control,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Indian sub-continent,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • Military - Nuclear Warfare,
  • Political Science / Arms Control,
  • Arms race,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation,
  • Nuclear weapons,
  • South Asia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7930220M
    ISBN 100804755493
    ISBN 109780804755498

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