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Global proliferation of weapons of mass destruction

hearings before the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first-second session.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Oumu Shinrikyō (Religious organization),
    • Weapons of mass destruction,
    • Terrorism -- Japan

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 104-422
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .G674 1995d
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-3 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL576489M
      ISBN 100160525438, 0160529689
      LC Control Number96164087
      OCLC/WorldCa34959613

      A broad survey of one of today's great threats to international security, this text provides undergraduates students with the tools needed to evaluate current events and global s of Mass Destruction: Challenges of Nuclear Non-Proliferation (Hardcover)Brand: Richard D Burns; Hon Philip Coyle. Nuclear proliferation is the global spread of nuclear weapons and technology. At the end of World War II, the spread of nuclear weapons was happening at an accelerated rate. Countries like the Soviet Union, United Kingdom, France, and China were developing nuclear weapons against the wishes of the United States.


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