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Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1986. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. xii, 222,  pages. List of Tables and Figures. List of Abbreviations. Illustrations. Notes. Index. DJ is in a plastic sleeve. Prior to joining the full-time Strategic Studies Program faculty at Georgetown University in 2002, Professor Daniel was Special Assistant to the Chairman of the National Intelligence Council and prior to that he held the Milton E. Miles Chair of International Relations at the US Naval War College, Newport, RI, where he also chaired the Strategic Research Department in the College's Center for Naval Warfare Studies. His book on Strategic Military Deception was designated a "book of the year" by Choice and his book on Anti-Submarine Warfare and Superpower Strategic Stability was selected as a “notable naval book” by the US Naval Institute. A third book, Coercive Inducement and the Containment of Crises, was the first runner-up for the Grawemeyer Award on Ideas for Improving World Order. He was Federal Employee of the Year in the Professional Category in 1995, and he has received several exceptional performance awards from the Department of the Navy and the Central Intelligence Agency.
Livermore, CA: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 1992. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. 168,  pages. Illustrations (some in color). Format is approximately 10 inches by 14 inches. Cover has some wear and soiling. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is a federal research facility in Livermore, California, United States, founded by the University of California, Berkeley in 1952. A Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC), it is primarily funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and managed and operated by Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), a partnership of the University of California, Bechtel, BWX Technologies, AECOM, and Battelle Memorial Institute in affiliation with the Texas A&M University System. In 2012, the laboratory had the synthetic chemical element livermorium named after it.
New York and Geneva: United Nations, 1994. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. v, , 70,  pages. Footnotes. Research Paper No 31. Format is approximately 5.75 inches by 8.25 inches. Thérèse Delpech (11 February 1948 – 17 January 2012) was a French international relations expert and prolific public intellectual. Thèrese Delpech graduated from the École Normale Supérieure. During the rest of her career she concentrated on international relations issues. Delpech had been director of strategic studies at the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) from 1997. She served as an adviser to Alain Juppé during his tenure as Prime Minister (1995–1997). She was also a researcher with CERI at Sciences Po, commissioner with the United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission, and international adviser to the International Committee of the Red Cross, and was "one of France's foremost thinkers on international security." She supported the 2003 American-led intervention in Iraq and had since advocated stronger sanctions against Iran.
Las Vegas, NV: National Security Technologies, LLC, 2017. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. 43,  pages. Color illustrations. Large format, 12.5 inches by 9.5 inches. National Security Technologies, LLC (NSTec) was formed in 2006 as a joint venture between Northrop Grumman Corporation, and three other corporate partners. These partners are AECOM, CH2M Hill, and Babcock & Wilcox (B&W). NSTec manages operations at the 1,360-square-mile Nevada National Security Site, 65 miles northwest of Las Vegas, and at its related facilities and laboratories for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), National Nuclear Security Administration, Nevada Field Office. The company has satellite offices in Los Alamos and Albuquerque, New Mexico; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; and Washington, D.C. Its mission includes homeland security and defense applications, defense experimentation and nuclear weapons stockpile stewardship, as well as environmental management. It specializes in training our nations experts and testing new technologies to detect weapons of mass destruction (WMD), and to mitigate and manage the consequences posed by WMDs once they are detected. It is equipped to conduct arms control verification testing as well as training of arms control inspectors. The company works on projects for other federal agencies such as the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, NASA, Department of Defense, Department of State, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and the U.S. Air Force, Army, and Navy.