Boulder, CO: Westview Press/Foreign Policy Institute, School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University, 1984. First Printing [Stated]. Trade paperback. ix, , 55,  pages. Abbreviations. Notes. Tables. Annex. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Harold Brown (born September 19, 1927) is an American scientist who served as U.S. Secretary of Defense from 1977 to 1981 in the cabinet of President Jimmy Carter. He had previously served in the John F. Kennedy and Lyndon Johnson administrations as Director of Defense Research and Engineering and Secretary of the Air Force. In the last stages of the Cold War, as Secretary of Defense, he set the groundwork for the Camp David accords. He took part in the strategic arms negotiations with the Soviet Union and supported, unsuccessfully, ratification of the SALT II treaty. He advocated détente with the Soviet Union, an issue over which he conflicted with National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski.
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Livermore, CA: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 1983. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Special Issue, Treaty Verification. Wraps. 28 cm,. 66 pages. Wraps. Maps. Illustrations (some color). This periodical has been published continuously by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory since April 1975 to communicate the Laboratory's scientific and technological accomplishments. The April 1995 issue of E&TR is the final issue under that name. In July, the publication resumed with a redesigned look and a new name, Science and Technology Review.
Maxwell Air Force Base, AL: Air University Press, 2017. NPR Special Edition. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Trade paperback. Glued binding. 139,  pages. Illustrations (Tables). Notes. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Strategic Studies Quarterly is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal sponsored by the United States Air Force covering issues related to national and international security. Published by Air University Press, the SSQ explores strategic issues of current and continuing interest to the United States Department of Defense and US international partners. New editions are released on the first day of March, June, September, and December. In early 2017, the journal launched an online news talk show, "Issues and Answers," with interviews and discussion panels of United States Department of Defense subject matter experts and outside academics. A key content item is an Interview with General John E. Hyten, Commander, USSTRATCOM. Nuclear Posture review and Missile Defense, Modernization, Arms Control are discussed.
New York: Council on Foreign Relations, 1993. First Printing. Hardcover. 23 cm, 107, footnotes, index, pencil erasure on half-title. Sidney David Drell (September 13, 1926 – December 21, 2016) was an American theoretical physicist and arms control expert. He was professor emeritus at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) and senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution. Drell was a noted contributor in the fields of quantum electrodynamics and high-energy particle physics. The Drell–Yan process is partially named for him. Drell was active as a scientific advisor to the U.S. government, and was a founding member of the JASON Defense Advisory Group. William James Crowe Jr. (January 2, 1925 – October 18, 2007) was an admiral who served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and as the ambassador to the United Kingdom under President Clinton. McGeorge "Mac" Bundy (March 30, 1919 – September 16, 1996) was an American expert in defense policy, serving as United States National Security Advisor to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. He was president of the Ford Foundation from 1966 through 1979. In 1953 as its youngest dean worked to develop Harvard as a merit-based university. He also served as a scholar in residence at the Carnegie Corporation.
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1976. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. ix, , 133,  pages. Foreword, Abbreviations. Tabular Information. Suggested Reading. Bibliography. Index. DJ has wear, tears, and chips. Has chapters on: What is Security? What is Strategy; Strategy and Technology in World War I; Strategy and Technology in World War II; NATO, the Warsaw Pact and Korea; Nuclear Strategies: American and Soviet; Limited War; Peacekeeping: A Canadian Specialty?. Civil Violence and Foreign Intervention; Arms Control and Disarmament; and Canada's Defence Policy. Lieutenant General Eedson Louis Millard "Tommy" Burns, CC, DSO, OBE, MC, CD (June 17, 1897 – September 13, 1985) was a senior officer of the Canadian Army and a diplomat. During WWII Burns successively commanded the 4th Canadian Armoured Brigade, the 1st Canadian Infantry Division, the 5th Canadian (Armoured) Division (January 1944 to March 1944), and then I Canadian Corps (March 1944 until November 1944). He played a critical role in the Middle East peace process from 1954 to 1959. He was instrumental in developing UN peacekeeping. As Chief of Staff in 1954, United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO) was designed to maintain the General Armistice Agreements until permanent peace could be formulated. Burns served as a Chief of Staff of the Truce Supervision Organization in Palestine (1954–56). He led UNEF as Force Commander from November 1956 to December 1959. He was Canada's principal disarmament negotiator from 1960–68. He wrote "Between Arab and Israeli"; "General Mud: Memoirs of Two World Wars" and "Defense in the Nuclear Age"
London: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., 1966. First edition. First Published stated on verso. Hardcover. xiii, , 288 p., 22 cm. Notes. Bibliography. Index. List of Abbreviations. DJ has some wear and soiling. The author claims that the key to survival is an awareness of what may be our alternatives for the future: disarmament, or the almost certain murder of millions in a nuclear Armageddon. This conclusion is based not on emotion or sentiment, or on a particular philosophical or political credo. It is founded on an instinct for self-preservation and built up through a hard-hitting, unsparing examination of the military facts of our time.
New York: Random House, 1986. Second Printing. Hardcover. xxi,  , 401,  pages. Illustrations. Footnotes. Glossary. Notes. Sources. Index. DJ has minor wear and soiling and front flap creased. Jump to search William E. Burrows is an American author and journalism professor emeritus. He worked as a reporter for newspapers such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, Foreign Affairs, and The Wall Street Journal. Burrows specializes in space and national security issues; he published Deep Black, a seminal work on reconnaissance and espionage in 1986. Burrows was the only non-scientist on the National Research Council's Near-Earth Object Survey and Detection Panel. In recognition of his distinguished career and expertise, a Main Belt asteroid has been named after him, and he is a recipient of the American Astronautical Society John F. Kennedy Astronautics Award, among other honors.
New York: Public Affairs Press, 2001. New Edition. First Printing. 262, wraps, maps, notes on sources, index, some wear to cover edges, black mark on bottom edge. Map by Anita Karl and Jim Kemp. The author headed UNSCOM in 1997, and has been active in nuclear weapons elimination programs for years. He tells the inside story of the United Nations' failed attempt to stop Iraq's construction of weapons of mass destruction.
New York: Public Affairs Press, 2000. First Edition. First Printing. 262, maps, notes on sources, index, DJ in plastic sleeve, usual library markings. Map by Anita Karl and Jim Kemp. The author headed UNSCOM in 1997, and has been active in nuclear weapons elimination programs for years. He tells the inside story of the United Nations' failed attempt to stop Iraq's construction of weapons of mass destruction.