Non-Offensive Defence

An Alternative Strategy for NATO?

  • David Gates

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. David Gates
    Pages 71-103
  3. David Gates
    Pages 104-183
  4. David Gates
    Pages 184-186
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 187-205

About this book


Throughout the 1980s numerous calls were made for Nato to change its strategy to one in which nuclear weapons played either a much smaller role or none at all. Among proposed alternatives were several so-called "defensive" strategies. This book examines these alternatives.


Defence strategy war weapons

Authors and affiliations

  • David Gates
    • 1
  1. 1.University of AberdeenUK

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