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Peace is a Three-Edged Sword by Lloyd Mallan - 2nd Edition - 1964 - from Walnut Valley Books/Books by White (SKU: 010990)

Peace is a Three-Edged Sword

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Peace is a Three-Edged Sword

by Lloyd Mallan

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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1964 Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ. 1964. Hardcover. Stated 2nd Edition/2nd Printing. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good; light bumping to upper tips, head, and tail. DJ: Good; NOT Price Clipped ($4.95); moisture stain to tail and lower 1-2 inches of front and rear panels; light soiling to DJ; chipping and light wear to head tail, and tips. White boards and spine with bright black lettering on the spine and sword on front board. 253 pp 8vo. If you ever wondered who had control of the SAC bombers in the Cold War, this book will reassure you that cool heads were on top of every action. In this authoritative, behind the scenes report, graphically shows how numerous airtight checks and counter-checks, electronic as well a human, make it all but impossible for a full-scale war to be started by accident, madness, or hysteria. This book is the antidote to the 'nuclear jitters'. A clean very presentable copy in a Brodart mylar jacket.


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Peace is a Three-Edged Sword
Lloyd Mallan
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Used - Very Good
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2nd Edition
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ
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SAC, Strategic Air Command, SC Bombers, B-52 bombers, Cold War, Nuclear war, ICBMs, Minuteman, Atlas, Titan, Red Alert, Russian attack, Nuclear jitters, bomb shelters, deterrent, safeguards, manned bombers, missiles, space craft, U.S. Strike Command, Stra
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Cold War; Americana;
8vo - over 7� - 9�" tall

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About Walnut Valley Books/Books by White

Our SUMMER SALE is on through May 28, 2021 with 20% discounts on all books in our inventory. Walnut Valley Books is a small independent home-based business with the bulk of my holdings being of an American military nature covering everything from the Revolutionary War to the current wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. I also have holdings of books on the Middle East, the southwestern United States (New Mexico especially, Kansas related titles, Oklahoma related titles, and other regionally specialized books. All of my holdings are hand-selected to be good quality books of interest to the reader, historian, or the collector. In addition to the above, you will also find a wide range of other topics such as Medical, US History, autobiographical, biographical, sports, women's studies, and many other eclectic topics.


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