Discusses chemical and biological weapons, from tear and nerve gases to anthrax and rice blast, examining the effects, political significance, deterrents, and moral and ethical issues.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 111-113) and index.
|LC Classifications||UG447 .L25 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||120 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||120|
|LC Control Number||91015416|
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