The Resource Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé, (electronic resource)

Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé, (electronic resource)

Label
Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations
Title
Annihilation from within
Title remainder
the ultimate threat to nations
Statement of responsibility
Fred Charles Iklé
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Globalization guarantees the spread of new technologies, whether beneficial or destructive, and this proliferation reaches beyond North Korea, Iran, and other rogue states. Our greatest threat is a cunning tyrant who might gain a few weapons of mass destruction and annihilate a nation's government from within, assuming dictatorial power. The twentieth century offers vivid examples of tyrants who have exploited major national disasters by rallying violent followers and intimidating an entire nation. To explain how we have become so vulnerable, Fred Iklé turns to history. Some 250 years ago, sci
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Iklé, Fred Charles
Dewey number
355/.033
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JZ5595
LC item number
.I35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Security, International
  • Technology
  • Terrorism
  • Radicalism
  • Nuclear disarmament
Label
Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [109]-130) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; What This Book Is About; 1. Mankind's Cultural Split; 2. Science Pushes Us Over the Brink; 3. Five Lessons of the Nuclear Age; 4. Annihilation from Within; 5. Time to Get Serious; 6. Restoration; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (100 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511407
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000474449
  • (EBL)908399
  • (OCoLC)828795480
  • (SSID)ssj0000103799
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11128504
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000103799
  • (PQKBWorkID)10069892
  • (PQKB)10530408
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC908399
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000474449
Label
Annihilation from within : the ultimate threat to nations, Fred Charles Iklé, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [109]-130) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; What This Book Is About; 1. Mankind's Cultural Split; 2. Science Pushes Us Over the Brink; 3. Five Lessons of the Nuclear Age; 4. Annihilation from Within; 5. Time to Get Serious; 6. Restoration; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (100 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231511407
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000474449
  • (EBL)908399
  • (OCoLC)828795480
  • (SSID)ssj0000103799
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11128504
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000103799
  • (PQKBWorkID)10069892
  • (PQKB)10530408
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC908399
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000474449

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