Hardback The dead hand : Reagan, Gorbachev and the untold story of the Cold War arms race / David E. Hoffman.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: London : Icon,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781848312302 (hbk.) : 184831230X (hbk.) :
Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 2009.
This is a full account of how the Cold War arms race finally came to a close. The narrative history sheds light on the people who struggled to end this era of massive overkill, and examines the legacy of the nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons that remain a threat today.
577 p.,  p. of plates : ill., map, ports. ; 25 cm.