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Small nuclear forces

Rodney W. Jones

Small nuclear forces

by Rodney W. Jones

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Published by Praeger in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear weapons.,
  • Strategic forces.,
  • Middle powers.,
  • World politics -- 1975-1985.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRodney W. Jones ; foreword by James R. Schlesinger.
    SeriesThe Washington papers,, 103, v. XI, Washington papers ;, 103.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU264 .J66 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3176624M
    ISBN 100030634180
    LC Control Number83019062

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      North Korean nuclear capabilities, The authors cautiously estimate that North Korea may have produced enough fissile material to build between 30 and 60 nuclear weapons, and that it might possibly have assembled 10 to Physics, science that deals with the structure of matter and the interactions between the fundamental constituents of the observable universe. Its scope of study encompasses not only the behavior of objects under the action of forces but also gravitational, electromagnetic, and nuclear force .

    Nuclear - Nuclear forces are the forces that hold atoms and their particles together. Tension - A pulling force that is exerted by a string, cable, or chain on another object. Elastic - An elastic force is a force exerted by an object trying to return to its natural length. This is modeled by a spring that has been pulled by an external force. This study presents a model for such reporting, based on the approach developed by the Russian Federation and the United States in the New START treaty. The table below contains an example New START-type aggregate data for five nuclear weapon states that reflect the status of their strategic nuclear forces as of 1 September


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