Losing an Empire and Finding a Role

Britain, the USA, NATO and Nuclear Weapons, 1964–70

  • Kristan Stoddart

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About this book


This book sheds fresh light on developments in British nuclear weapons policy between October 1964, when the Labour Party came back into power under Harold Wilson following a thirteen year absence, and June 1970 when the Conservative government of Edward Heath was elected.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Kristan Stoddart
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of International PoliticsAberystwyth UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-33656-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-36925-2
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