On Thermonuclear War by Herman Kahn 1st Edition Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1960 Princeton - Military Strategy Weapons Cold War


Title: On Thermonuclear War

Author: Herman Kahn

Description: First Edition. Brick-colored cloth boards with gilt lettering and black bands on spine. Slight rubbing to boards; very faint pushing to head and foot of spine. Interior is clean. Dust jacket has slight wear at head and foot of spine; a couple light spots of blemishing on the rear panel; not price clipped (10.00). DJ in clear archival sleeve. xx, 651 pp. 9.5 x 6.5 inches.

A comprehensive analysis of Nuclear Age military strategy. Herman Kahn (1922-1983) came to prominence as a futurist, military strategist and systems theorist while employed by the RAND Institute. In 1961 he founded the Hudson Institute. His work was deeply influential in the development of the United States' nuclear strategy.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: Princeton University Press
Place: Princeton, NJ
Year: 1960

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: Nuclear war, military strategy, United States, atomic warfare, military, Cold War, civil defense, nuclear weapons,

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