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The Resource Unthinkable : Iran, the Bomb, and American strategy, Kenneth M. Pollack

Unthinkable : Iran, the Bomb, and American strategy, Kenneth M. Pollack

Label
Unthinkable : Iran, the Bomb, and American strategy
Title
Unthinkable
Title remainder
Iran, the Bomb, and American strategy
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth M. Pollack
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kenneth Pollack, a former CIA analyst with twenty-five years of experience working on the Middle East, explores America's intractable problem with Iran, Tehran's pursuit of a nuclear weapons capability, and the proƯlonged clash that led us to this point. Pollack lays out key solutions to the Iran nuclear question, explaining and assessing the options for American policymakers
Cataloging source
SRC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pollack, Kenneth M.
Dewey number
  • 355.02/170955
  • 355.8/251190955
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
U264.5.I7
LC item number
P65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Nuclear arms control
  • Nuclear nonproliferation
  • United States
  • United States
  • Iran
  • Iran
  • Iran
Target audience
adult
Label
Unthinkable : Iran, the Bomb, and American strategy, Kenneth M. Pollack
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [429]-512) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coming to the crossroads -- Reality and hyperbole. Iran from the inside out ; The Iranian nuclear program ; The threat of a nuclear Iran ; Proliferation -- Prevention. Setting the scene ; Bigger carrots, bigger sticks ; Regime change ; The Sword of David ; A return to arms -- Containment. The strategy that dare not speak its name ; Deterrence and extended deterrence ; The problem of containment ; Making containment work -- Choosing the least bad option
Control code
ocn857972217
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xxii, 536 pages
Isbn
9781476733920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
355.8 P76 ; XX-N ; jll ; C1310B11.
Other physical details
illustration, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 857972217
  • (Sirsi) 857972217
  • (OCoLC)857972217
Label
Unthinkable : Iran, the Bomb, and American strategy, Kenneth M. Pollack
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [429]-512) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coming to the crossroads -- Reality and hyperbole. Iran from the inside out ; The Iranian nuclear program ; The threat of a nuclear Iran ; Proliferation -- Prevention. Setting the scene ; Bigger carrots, bigger sticks ; Regime change ; The Sword of David ; A return to arms -- Containment. The strategy that dare not speak its name ; Deterrence and extended deterrence ; The problem of containment ; Making containment work -- Choosing the least bad option
Control code
ocn857972217
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xxii, 536 pages
Isbn
9781476733920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
355.8 P76 ; XX-N ; jll ; C1310B11.
Other physical details
illustration, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 857972217
  • (Sirsi) 857972217
  • (OCoLC)857972217

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