Nuclear Weapons

Author: Joseph M. Siracusa
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198727232
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This title explains the history and politics of the bomb, from the technology of nuclear weapons, to the revolutionary implications of the H-bomb, and the politics of nuclear deterrence.

Diplomacy A Very Short Introduction

Author: Joseph M. Siracusa
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199588503
Size: 10.63 MB
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Written by Joseph M. Siracusa, an internationally recognized expert, this lively volume introduces the subject of diplomacy from a historical perspective, providing examples from significant historical phases and episodes to illustrate the ...

Radioactivity A Very Short Introduction

Author: Claudio Tuniz
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199692424
Size: 48.38 MB
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But it remains misunderstood and feared. In this Very Short Introduction, Claudio Tuniz explains the nature and mechanisms of radioactivity.

Nuclear Power A Very Short Introduction

Author: Maxwell Irvine
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191620319
Size: 18.92 MB
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.

International Security A Very Short Introduction

Author: Christopher S. Browning
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199668531
Size: 23.86 MB
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An accessible, succinct introduction to the complicated issues surrounding today's international security considers such factors as climate change, migration, poverty, health and international terrorism while exploring the nature of key ...

Isotopes

Author: Rob Ellam
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198723628
Size: 77.32 MB
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They are central to our understanding of the Earth's past and current processes. Here, Rob Ellam explains the importance and applications of stable and radioactive isotopes.

War And Technology

Author: Alex Roland
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190605383
Size: 76.15 MB
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Expanding on this compelling thesis, this book traces the co-evolution of technology and war from the Stone Age to the age ofcyberwar and nanotechnology.Alex Roland shines a light on the patterns of interaction between technology and ...

The Cold War A Very Short Introduction

Author: Robert J. McMahon
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192801783
Size: 46.69 MB
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This title provides a clear interpretive overview of the Cold War, one that should both invite debate and encourage deeper investigation.

International Relations A Very Short Introduction

Author: Paul Wilkinson
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 0192801570
Size: 75.28 MB
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This book explains the theories underlying the subject of International Relations and uses them to investigate issues of foreign policy, arms control, the environment, and world poverty.

Modern War A Very Short Introduction

Author: Richard English
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199607893
Size: 31.99 MB
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In this accessible and authoritative Very Short Introduction, Richard English considers what modern warfare is and what it achieves.