The dead hand : the untold story of the Cold War arms race and its dangerous legacy /

During the Cold War, superpowers amassed nuclear arsenals containing the explosive power of one million Hiroshimas. The Soviet Union secretly plotted to create the "Dead Hand," a system designed to launch an automatic retaliatory nuclear strike on the United States, and developed a fearsom...

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Main Author: Hoffman, David E.
Format: Book
Published: New York : Doubleday, [2009]
Edition:First edition.
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Call Number: U264 .H645 2009
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