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A Review of major strategic weapons program

A Review of major strategic weapons program

reports of the subcommittees on Research and Development and Procurement and Military Nuclear Systems of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives and the U.S. General Accounting Office, One Hundredth Congress, second session.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Strategic forces -- United States.,
    • B-1 bomber.,
    • Cruise missiles.,
    • MX (Weapons system),
    • Trident (Weapons systems),
    • Midgetman Missile.,
    • Intercontinental ballistic missiles,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Procurement.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Subcommittee on Research and Development., United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Subcommittee on Procurement and Military Nuclear Systems., United States. General Accounting Office.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUC263 .R48 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1986339M
      LC Control Number90601675

      This book shows the major weapon systems funded in the FY President’s Budget, organized by the Mission Support Activities. Each Mission Area Category chapter heading further breaks out the funding allocation in FY by subgroups, and provides a summary programmatic and financial description of the major weapon systems within each. In military and technical terms, we can envisage agreements to limit strategic arms which would be sufficiently verifiable to be enforceable and which would enhance both the security of the United States and the security of the Soviet Union. On-site inspection is no longer the immovable roadblock that it has been in the past. Unilateral means of verification, available to both sides, provide.

      A weapon of mass destruction (WMD) is a nuclear, radiological, chemical, biological, or any other weapon that can kill and bring significant harm to numerous humans or cause great damage to human-made structures (e.g., buildings), natural structures (e.g., mountains), or the scope and usage of the term has evolved and been disputed, often signifying more politically than technically. On the 75 th anniversary of nuclear weapons, Dr. Michael Shermer presents a moral case for their use in ending WWII and the deterrence of Great Power wars since, and a call to eventually eliminate them. This essay was excerpted, in part, from Michael Shermer‘s book, The Moral Arc, in the chapter on war. Read the essay below, or listen to it being read by the author, Michael Shermer.

      Best Sellers Rank: #89 in Books > Audible Audiobooks > Science Fiction > High Tech # in Books > Audible Audiobooks > Science Fiction > Adventure # in Books > Science Fiction & Fantasy > Science Fiction > Hard Science Fiction Use of Weapons is set around the edges of Banks' utopian star-civilization the Culture, which is.   A book that includes stories about Russian Spies jumping form still moving aircraft during operations from and an airstrip in Great Falls Montana that were a result of the Lend-Lease program .


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