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Nuclear apartheid

Shane J. Maddock

Nuclear apartheid

the quest for American atomic supremacy from World War II to the present

by Shane J. Maddock

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear weapons -- Government policy -- United States -- History,
  • Nuclear arms control -- United States -- History,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation -- United States -- History,
  • Nuclear weapons -- Government policy -- Developing countries -- History,
  • Nuclear arms control -- Developing countries -- History,
  • Nuclear nonproliferation -- Developing countries -- History,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Developing countries,
  • Developing countries -- Foreign relations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementShane J. Maddock.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJZ5645 .M33 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23687451M
    ISBN 109780807833551
    LC Control Number2009032361
    OCLC/WorldCa430344692

    After World War II, an atomic hierarchy emerged in the noncommunist world. Washington was at the top, followed over time by its NATO allies and then Israel, with the postcolonial world completely shut out. An Indian diplomat called the system ""nuclear apartheid."" Drawing on recently declassified sources from U.S. and international archives, Shane Maddock offers the first full-length study of. May 04,  · Maddock makes this case especially forcefully — in fact, too forcefully — in his final chapter, but his overall narrative tells a different story than the one the title of his book promises. Specifically, reading Nuclear Apartheid, it is just as easy to come to the conclusion that the United States and its leaders simply did not know how to Author: H-Diplo.

    The prospect of a South African government led by the ANC possessing nuclear weapons may also have given the apartheid regime some pause; FW De Klerk denies this, but there are surely reasons to. May 26,  · Via: WSWS. Israel negotiated with South Africa for the sale of nuclear-armed missiles to the apartheid regime in the s, according to a book published today. The revelation has surfaced at an inconvenient time for Washington as it campaigns for increased sanctions against Iran over Tehran’s own nuclear program. The new book, “The Unspoken Alliance.

    Buy Nuclear Apartheid by Shane J. Maddock from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Mar 22,  · South Africa refuses to let go of its nuclear explosives. MyBroadband and was were South Africa’s atomic weapons under apartheid were developed, built, and stored. South Africa refuses.


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