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Nuclear Ambitions

The Spread Of Nuclear Weapons 1989-1990, 1st Edition

By Leonard S. Spector


450 pages

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This book examines the impact on nuclear proliferation of the dramatic changes in U.S.-Soviet relations. It provides greater emphasis to domestic political developments in the emerging nuclear states and to the security concerns that give rise to their nuclear ambitions.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Global Trends 1. The Silent Spread of Nuclear Arms 1989–1990 2. Changing American-Soviet Relations 3. Ballistic Missile Proliferation 4. New Patterns of Nuclear Trade 5. Nuclear Submarines Part II: Asia 6. India 7. Pakistan 8. North Korea Part III: The Middle East 9. Israel 10. Libya 11. Iraq 12. Iran Part IV: Latin America 13. Argentina 14. Brazil Part V: Africa 15. South Africa Part VI: The Non-Proliferation Regime 16. Controls and Safeguards

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