Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

War of Nerves

Chemical Warfare from World War I to Al-Qaeda

War of Nerves( )
Author: Tucker, Jonathan
ISBN:978-1-4000-3233-4
Publication Date:Feb 2007
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Anchor
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.95
Book Description:

In this important and revelatory book, Jonathan Tucker, a leading expert on chemical and biological weapons, chronicles the lethal history of chemical warfare from World War I to the present. At the turn of the twentieth century, the rise of synthetic chemistry made the large-scale use of toxic chemicals on the battlefield both feasible and cheap. Tucker explores the long debate over the military utility and morality of chemical warfare, from the first chlorine gas...
More Description

Book Details
Pages:496
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / Biological & Chemical Warfare
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.22 x 7.99 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:0.988 Pounds



Featured Books

Madame Bovary
Flaubert, Gustave
Hardback: $18.95
The Divine Comedy
Alighieri, Dante
Paperback: $19.32
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Carroll, Lewis
Paperback: $14.44

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.