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Abstract

This book is about American and Soviet strategies for deterrence and war. Its title is boldly optimistic. Its focus, however, is not on the arms control end game-a world entirely free of nuclear weapons. A post-nuclear world will not be a nuclear ‘free’ world. Nuclear weapons in reduced numbers are certain to remain in the arsenals of the superpowers, but they will play a declining role in military strategy and war plans.

Keywords

Nuclear Weapon Flexible Response Military Strategy Nuclear Deterrence Conventional Force 
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Copyright information

© Gary L. Guertner 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gary L. Guertner
    • 1
  1. 1.Strategic Studies InstituteUS Army War CollegeUSA

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