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Published by Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College in [Carlisle, PA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • International Atomic Energy Agency -- Evaluation.,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation.,
  • Radioactive substances -- Detection.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHenry D. Sokolski, editor.
ContributionsSokolski, Henry D., Army War College (U.S.). Strategic Studies Institute.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUA12.5 .F35 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 349 p. :
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17082503M
ISBN 101584873396
ISBN 109781584873396
LC Control Number2008412118

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