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The biological weapons taboo, Michelle Bentley.

Summary
The non-use of biological weapons has been described as the 'great mystery of biological warfare.' This volume solves that mystery by analysing the bioweapons taboo, in the first comprehensive study of the concept
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- Acronyms -- Introduction: The First Horseman -- 1. A Bioweapons Taboo -- 2. Measuring the Taboo -- 3. Codification: Ancient Warfare to the Geneva Protocol -- 4. Construction: The US Bioweapon Programme -- 5. Allegation: Korean War -- 6. Renunciation: Nixon Administration -- 7. Prohibition: Biological Weapons Convention -- Conclusion -- References -- Index
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Also issued in print: 2023
Physical Description
1 online resource (329 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780191996542

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