The Resource From lambs to lions : future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons, Thomas Preston

From lambs to lions : future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons, Thomas Preston

Label
From lambs to lions : future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons
Title
From lambs to lions
Title remainder
future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Preston
Title variation
Future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
While many books discuss how nations can prevent the proliferation of biological and nuclear weapons, this unique and controversial volume begins with the premise that these weapons will certainly multiply despite our desperate desire to slow this process. How worried should we be and what should we do? In From Lambs to Lions, Thomas Preston examines current trends in the proliferation of nuclear and biological weapons capabilities, know-how, and technologies for both state and non-state actors-and then projects these trends over the coming ten to fifteen years to assess how they might impact
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
355/.031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U793
LC item number
.P74 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
From lambs to lions : future security relationships in a world of biological and nuclear weapons, Thomas Preston
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-412) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The challenge for small states seeking to be lions rather than lambs -- Nuclear proliferation, deterrence, and evolving security relationships -- Nuclear security relationships : options and constraints on new nuclear states -- Biological proliferation and the future of warfare -- Biological security relationships : options and constraints on new bioweapon states -- The bionuclear security threat : implications and recommendations for policy
Control code
ocn314404635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 421 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742566309
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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02e1f45f-3e16-4fd6-a2ea-35e9327953a4
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not applicable
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.b36299741
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)314404635
  • ebsco0742566307
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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