Hegemony and culture in the origins of NATO nuclear first-use, 1945-1955 by Andrew M. Johnston

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Europe.

Subjects:

  • North Atlantic Treaty Organization -- Military policy,
  • Nuclear weapons -- Europe,
  • Nuclear warfare,
  • Deterrence (Strategy)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementAndrew M. Johnston.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUA646.3 .J5685 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3423696M
ISBN 101403970246
LC Control Number2005045965

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Andrew M. Johnston is Associate Professor of History at Carleton University in Ottawa. He is the author of Hegemony and Culture in the Origins of NATO Nuclear First Use, (). His current research looks at the intellectual and cultural history of internationalism in the generation before and during the First World War.

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