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Nuclear Weapons: A Very Short Introduction Paperback – 20 Mar 2008

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  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: OUP Oxford (20 March 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0199229546
  • ISBN-13: 978-0199229543
  • Product Dimensions: 17.3 x 1.3 x 10.7 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 181 g
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Joseph M. Siracusa is Professor in International Studies and Director of Global Studies, at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. He is internationally known for his writings on nuclear history, diplomacy and presidential politics, and is also a frequent political affairs commentator in the Australian media, including ABC Radio National. He has worked at Merrill Lynch, in Boston; in the Department of History, University of Queensland; and served as a senior visiting fellow in the Key Centre for Ethics, Law, Justice and Governance, Griffith University. Among his numerous books are The American Diplomatic Revolution: A Documentary History of the Cold War; A History of United States Foreign Policy; Depression to Cold War (with David G. Coleman); Presidential Profiles: The Kennedy Years; and Real-World Nuclear Deterrence (with David G. Coleman).

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