The Resource Hit to kill : the new battle over shielding America from missile attack, Bradley Graham

Hit to kill : the new battle over shielding America from missile attack, Bradley Graham

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Hit to kill : the new battle over shielding America from missile attack
Title
Hit to kill
Title remainder
the new battle over shielding America from missile attack
Statement of responsibility
Bradley Graham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of the most respected defense reporters today presents a definitive account of the biggest national security issue of our time: the precipitous and politically charged revival of national missile defense of photos. By respected military & foreign affairs correspondent for The Washington Post, Bradley Graham, an important account of the biggest national security issue of our time: the precipitous & politically charged revival of national missile defense. Annotation. Washington Post reporter Graham traces the birth, demise, and resurrection of the notion that the US can and should be protected by an umbrella of missile-slaying missiles. He looks at the threat, policy and politics, diplomacy and technology, and how the decision will be made. He explains acronyms and other jargon, and profiles major players
Cataloging source
DLC
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Graham, Bradley
Dewey number
358.1/7182/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UG743
LC item number
.G695 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballistic missile defenses
  • Strategic Defense Initiative
  • Raketten
  • Defensie
  • Défense antimissile
  • ABM
  • Sicherheitspolitik
  • USA
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Hit to kill : the new battle over shielding America from missile attack, Bradley Graham
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Threat: Back to the future -- Rogues are coming -- Wakeup call -- Policy and politics: Disconnected timelines -- Shooting for 2005 -- Political tipping point -- Getting the red out -- Diplomacy And technology: Agitation Abroad -- Up, up, and away -- Missed -- Decoy Ddilemma -- Decision: Numbers game -- Loopholes -- Missed again -- Cohen's last stand -- Once more, with feeling
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 430 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035603093
Label
Hit to kill : the new battle over shielding America from missile attack, Bradley Graham
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Threat: Back to the future -- Rogues are coming -- Wakeup call -- Policy and politics: Disconnected timelines -- Shooting for 2005 -- Political tipping point -- Getting the red out -- Diplomacy And technology: Agitation Abroad -- Up, up, and away -- Missed -- Decoy Ddilemma -- Decision: Numbers game -- Loopholes -- Missed again -- Cohen's last stand -- Once more, with feeling
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 430 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035603093

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