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Books of Note

From time to time, Arms Control Today provides short reviews of upcoming or recent books on the subject of arms control, nonproliferation, and international security. Full-length reviews of upcoming books can be found in the Book Review section. To purchase any of these books, visit the link at the end of each review.

  • Sleepwalking to Armageddon: The Threat of Nuclear Annihilation By Helen Caldicott, October 2017Getting Nuclear Weapons Right: Managing Danger & Avoiding Disaster By Stephen J. Cimbala, December 2017
    March 1, 2018
  • Indefensible: Seven Myths That Sustain the Global Arms Trade by Paul Holden, February 2017 Disarmament Under International Law by John Kierulf, March 2017
    May 1, 2017
  • Unclear Physics: Why Iraq and Libya Failed to Build Nuclear Weapons and Deterring Nuclear Terrorism
    October 31, 2016
  • October 1, 2015
  • July 8, 2015
  • March 3, 2015
  • January 9, 2015
  • June 16, 2014
  • Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of SafetyEric Schlosser, Penguin Press, 2013, 632 pp. Technology Transfers and Non-Proliferation: Between Control and CooperationOliver Meier, ed., Routledge Global Security Studies, 2013, 280 pp.
    December 4, 2013
  • October 16, 2013