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Author Rosenbaum, Ron

Title How the end begins : the road to a nuclear World War III / Ron Rosenbaum

Publ Info New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  U263 .R67 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 304 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-285) and index
Contents "We came so close" -- Major Hering's forbidden questions -- The forbidden question at the QWEST Center -- The number -- Bruce Blair : the doomsday discovery and the real danger -- Col. Yarynich's "100 nuclear wars" and the apocalypse equation -- "The ashes are still warm" : the second holocaust, Israel, and the morality of nuclear retaliation -- Iran: the "enigmatic box" and the NIE -- Endgame
Note An alarming, deeply reported analysis of how close--and how often--the world has come to nuclear annihilation, and why we are once again on the brink
LC subject Nuclear warfare
World War III
Nuclear weapons -- History
Deterrence (Strategy) -- History
ISBN 1416594213 (hbk.)
9781416594215 (hbk.)
1439190070 (ebook)
9781439190074 (ebook)