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Thinking about the next war

by Powers, Thomas

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare,
  • World War III

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 155.

    Statementby Thomas Powers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU263 .P68 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3506665M
    ISBN 10039452831X
    LC Control Number82047930

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