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Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé

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Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations
Title
Annihilation from within
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the ultimate threat to nations
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Fred Charles Iklé
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Language
eng
Summary
Globalization guarantees the spread of new technologies, whether beneficial or destructive, and this proliferation reaches beyond North Korea, Iran, and other rogue states. Our greatest threat is a cunning tyrant who might gain a few weapons of mass destruction and annihilate a nation's government from within, assuming dictatorial power. The twentieth century offers vivid examples of tyrants who have exploited major national disasters by rallying violent followers and intimidating an entire nation. To explain how we have become so vulnerable, Fred Iklé turns to history. Some 250
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non fiction
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Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé
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Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/ikle13952
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-130) and index
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online resource
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multicolored
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Content type code
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Contents
Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; What This Book Is About; 1. Mankind's Cultural Split; 2. Science Pushes Us Over the Brink; 3. Five Lessons of the Nuclear Age; 4. Annihilation from Within; 5. Time to Get Serious; 6. Restoration; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index
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1 online resource (xiii, 142 pages cm)
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9780231511407
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