New York: Harper & Row, c1988. First Edition. First Printing. 25 cm, 331, notes, index. Inscribed by the author ("Dave Abshire"). The author, a senior State Department official, was a founder of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He uncovers the hidden fragility of the superpower peace that he asserts is now too often taken for granted, precisely when its foundations are rapidly eroding. Condition: very good, very good.
Keywords: NATO, Cold War, Nuclear Weapons, Deterrence, Arms Control, Henry Kissinger, Soviet Union, Japan, Inscribed