Statement of responsibility: Kristan Stoddart
ISBN: 0230300936, 9780230300934
Includes bibliographical references and index.
xx, 324 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm.
Nuclear weapons and international security since 1945
Nuclear weapons Government policy Great Britain History 20th century.; United States Military relations.; France Military relations.; Nuclear weapons Government policy France History 20th century.; Great Britain Military relations.; Nuclear weapons Government policy United States History 20th century.; North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
- Introduction 1. The Heath government and the Not So Special Relationship, 1970-1974 2. The 'special nuclear relationship' under Heath, 1970-1974 3. Britain, NATO's Evolving Military Doctrine and its Nuclear Planning Group: the Balance between the Sword and the Shield, 1970-1974 4. National Strategy and Multilateral Priorities:British 'Tactical' Nuclear Operations, 1970-1974 5. The Last Wilson Governments and Strategic Nuclear Deterrence, 1974-1976 6. Nuclear Testing and the Practicalities of Moving Chevaline to Completion, 1974-1976 7. Britain, America and NATO Modernisation, 1974-1976 8. Tactical Nuclear Weapons, Operational Employment and Conventional Defence, 1974-1976 Conclusion