Command and Control

Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety

Recommended by Antonio Eram, and 1 others. See all reviews

Ranked #12 in The Cold War, Ranked #24 in Arkansas

A myth-shattering exposé of America’s nuclear weapons

Famed investigative journalist Eric Schlosser digs deep to uncover secrets about the management of America’s nuclear arsenal. A groundbreaking account of accidents, near misses, extraordinary heroism, and technological breakthroughs, Command and Control explores the dilemma that has existed since the dawn of the nuclear age: How do you deploy weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them? That question has never been resolved—and Schlosser reveals how the combination of human fallibility and...

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