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The doomsday machine : confessions of a nuclear war planner / Daniel Ellsberg.

Ellsberg, Daniel, (author.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608196708
  • ISBN: 1608196704
  • Physical Description: 420 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-387) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The bomb and I: How could I? The making of a nuclear war planner ; Command and control: managing catastrophe ; Delegation: how many fingers on the button? ; Iwakuni: nuclear weapons off the books ; The Pacific command ; The war plan: reading the ISCP ; Briefing Bundy ; "My" war plan ; Questions for the joint chiefs: how many will die? ; Berlin and the missile gap ; A tale of two speeches ; My Cuban missile crisis ; Cuba: the real story -- The road to doomsday: Bombing cities ; Burning cities ; Killing a nation ; Risking doomsday I: atmospheric ignition ; Risking doomsday II: the hell bomb ; The Strangelove paradox ; First use threats: using our nuclear weapons ; Dismantling the doomsday machine.
Summary, etc.: From the legendary whistle-blower who revealed the Pentagon Papers, an eyewitness exposé of the dangers of America's Top Secret, seventy-year-long nuclear policy that--chillingly--continues to this day.
Subject: Nuclear warfare > Government policy > United States > History > 20th century.
Nuclear weapons > Government policy > United States > History > 20th century.
Military planning > United States > History > 20th century.
United States > Military policy > History > 20th century.
Ellsberg, Daniel.
United States > Officials and employees > Biography.

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