Conventional Deterrence into the 1990s

  • Thomas Boyd-Carpenter

Part of the RUSI Defence Studies book series (RUSIDS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Thomas Boyd-Carpenter
      Pages 3-6
    3. Thomas Boyd-Carpenter
      Pages 7-43
    4. Thomas Boyd-Carpenter
      Pages 44-84
    5. Thomas Boyd-Carpenter
      Pages 85-96
  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. George Younger
      Pages 99-111
    3. William J. Crowe
      Pages 112-120
    4. A. R. Newbery
      Pages 121-130
    5. Thomas A. Campobasso
      Pages 131-137
    6. Hans-Henning von Sandrart
      Pages 143-150
    7. Walter Schmitz
      Pages 157-165
    8. Laurence W. Martin
      Pages 177-186
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 187-189

About this book


A selection of ten lectures on the future of conventional deterrence is drawn together by a new essay on the subject. The study suggests how NATO policy, strategy and tactics must evolve to cope with new circumstances and limited budgets, and the role Britain should play in this.


battle budget Europe NATO strategy technology weapons

Authors and affiliations

  • Thomas Boyd-Carpenter
    • 1
  1. 1.Headquarters, British Army of the RhineUK

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