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Terrorism, war, or disease?

Terrorism, war, or disease?

unraveling the use of biological weapons

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biological weapons -- Case studies,
  • Biological weapons -- Government policy,
  • Biological arms control,
  • National security

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Anne L. Clunan, Peter R. Lavoy, Susan B. Martin.
    GenreCase studies.
    ContributionsClunan, Anne L., 1968-, Lavoy, Peter R. 1961-, Martin, Susan B., 1965-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG447.8 .T47 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16504366M
    ISBN 109780804759762, 9780804759779
    LC Control Number2008005321


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