Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Nuclear Deterrence is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to the deterrent tactics employed to prevent war, drawing on the unprecedented power of nuclear weapons.
Written by celebrated historian and professor of War Studies Sir Lawrence Freedman, Nuclear Deterrence explores the history behind the world's most lethal weapon.
You'll learn the criticism against the development of nuclear weapons, how the shift in global political power from the Cold War to the current arms crisis has shaped defensive strategies, and what implications nuclear weapons bear on the future of warfare.
Other titles in series 117
Battle of the Atlantic
- Publication Date:
- 18 / 06 / 2018
- 120 x 180 x 10mm