The Evolution of Arms Control: From Antiquity to the Nuclear Age

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Drawing on his knowledge of the comparative history of warfare and arms control across preliterate, ancient, medieval, and modern polities, Richard Dean Burns focuses longitudinally on such perennial arms control issues as negotiation, verification, and compliance. Although he does not, for example, allege that war elephants and nuclear weapons are of equal destructive potential, he does discern instructive similarities between Carthage in 202 BCE and Iraq in 1991 AD. Arms control and disarmament measures have been pursued ...

The Evolution of Arms Control: From Antiquity to the Nuclear Age 2013, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Lanham, MD

ISBN-13: 9781442223790

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The Evolution of Arms Control: From Antiquity to the Nuclear Age 2009, Praeger Security International, Westport, CT

ISBN-13: 9780313375743

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