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Information & nuclear RMAs compared

Martin C Libicki

Information & nuclear RMAs compared

by Martin C Libicki

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Published by National Defense University, Institute for National Strategic Studies in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military planning -- United States,
  • Information warfare -- United States,
  • United States -- Military policy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesInformation and nuclear RMAs compared
    Statementby Martin C. Libicki
    SeriesStrategic forum -- no. 82
    ContributionsNational Defense University. Institute for National Strategic Studies
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14992945M

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