The Resource Right of boom : the aftermath of nuclear terrorism, Benjamin E. Schwartz

Right of boom : the aftermath of nuclear terrorism, Benjamin E. Schwartz

Label
Right of boom : the aftermath of nuclear terrorism
Title
Right of boom
Title remainder
the aftermath of nuclear terrorism
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin E. Schwartz
Title variation
Aftermath of nuclear terrorism
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Right of Boom, national security specialist Benjamin Schwartz looks at what could happen after a nuclear explosion takes place in the United States, the event that Presidents Obama and Bush, as well as would-be Presidents Mitt Romney and Hillary Clinton, have acknowledged as the greatest single national security threat we face. Hypothesizing an explosion in downtown Washington, D.C., Schwartz maps out the likely ramifications while going deep into history to explore the limited range of options available to a Commander in Chief. Drawing from his experience as an analyst at the Departments of Defense, State, and Energy, Schwartz offers a fully panoramic view of a terrifying reality
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Schwartz, Benjamin E
Dewey number
  • 363.3255
  • 327.1/747
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6433.86
LC item number
.S39 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Military policy
  • Nuclear terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Right of boom : the aftermath of nuclear terrorism, Benjamin E. Schwartz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
In Right of Boom, national security specialist Benjamin Schwartz looks at what could happen after a nuclear explosion takes place in the United States, the event that Presidents Obama and Bush, as well as would-be Presidents Mitt Romney and Hillary Clinton, have acknowledged as the greatest single national security threat we face. Hypothesizing an explosion in downtown Washington, D.C., Schwartz maps out the likely ramifications while going deep into history to explore the limited range of options available to a Commander in Chief. Drawing from his experience as an analyst at the Departments of Defense, State, and Energy, Schwartz offers a fully panoramic view of a terrifying reality
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The explosion -- The persistent danger: Two days "Right of Boom" -- The new threats: Three days "Right of Boom" -- The lessons of nuclear deterrence: Three days "Right of Boom" -- The lessons of countering terrorism: Four days "Right of Boom" -- Global impact: Five days "Right of Boom" -- The red line: Fifteen days "Right of Boom" -- The new-order: Twenty-three days "Right of Boom"
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781468309942
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881093936
  • 837886
  • (OCoLC)ocn881093936
  • 837886
Label
Right of boom : the aftermath of nuclear terrorism, Benjamin E. Schwartz
Publication
Note
In Right of Boom, national security specialist Benjamin Schwartz looks at what could happen after a nuclear explosion takes place in the United States, the event that Presidents Obama and Bush, as well as would-be Presidents Mitt Romney and Hillary Clinton, have acknowledged as the greatest single national security threat we face. Hypothesizing an explosion in downtown Washington, D.C., Schwartz maps out the likely ramifications while going deep into history to explore the limited range of options available to a Commander in Chief. Drawing from his experience as an analyst at the Departments of Defense, State, and Energy, Schwartz offers a fully panoramic view of a terrifying reality
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The explosion -- The persistent danger: Two days "Right of Boom" -- The new threats: Three days "Right of Boom" -- The lessons of nuclear deterrence: Three days "Right of Boom" -- The lessons of countering terrorism: Four days "Right of Boom" -- Global impact: Five days "Right of Boom" -- The red line: Fifteen days "Right of Boom" -- The new-order: Twenty-three days "Right of Boom"
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781468309942
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881093936
  • 837886
  • (OCoLC)ocn881093936
  • 837886

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