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Strategy in the Missile Age
America's foremost nuclear
strategist presents an analysis and synthesis of the major strategic ideas of
the atomic age. This book is directed to military officers and political
War and Politics
This excellent collection of
essays by a brilliant nuclear strategic thinker provides a good introduction
to Brodie's thought and writings.
On Thermonuclear War.
Kahn's study is a heavy book
on a heavy subject by a heavy author. Containing a series of lectures based on
work done at the Rand Corporation, this dated and difficult to read book is
historically important for setting the parameters for debates on nuclear
The Wizards of Armageddon
(Stanford Nuclear Age Series)
In this very readable story
of the strategists of the nuclear age, Kaplan weaves together the work of
strategic thinkers, military officers, and defense officials. He also
evaluates the birth and work of the Rand Corporation.