Khrushchev and the Arms Race: Soviet Interests in Arms Control and Disarmament, 1954-1964

Khrushchev and the Arms Race: Soviet Interests in Arms Control and Disarmament, 1954-1964

Khrushchev and the Arms Race: Soviet Interests in Arms Control and Disarmament, 1954-1964

Khrushchev and the Arms Race: Soviet Interests in Arms Control and Disarmament, 1954-1964

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This book is about the interest of the contemporary Soviet Union in various forms of arms control and disarmament measures. At a minimum it is useful to understand better why the Soviet Union behaved as it did over the past ten or so years in dealing with this range of issues. At a maximum it would be highly desirable for the West to put itself in a better position to make predictions about the forces that tend to favor or inhibit a serious Soviet approach to measures of arms control or disarmament.

One of the early (and more cynical) explanations of the predictive powers of the Delphic Oracle was that a vapor issuing from a cleft in the floor in the cave probably intoxicated the Pythian priestess. Later investigators discovered that there was neither cleft nor gas, so ruled instead in favor . . .

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