Deadly Cultures

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Pub. Date: 2006-01-30
Publisher(s): Harvard Univ Pr
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provides the lessons from history that we urgently need in order to strengthen the long-standing prohibition of biological weapons.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Abbreviations ix
Historical Context and Overview
Mark Wheelis
Lajos Rozsa
Malcolm Dando
The US Biological Weapons Program
John Ellis van Courtland Moon
The UK Biological Weapons Program
Brian Balmer
The Canadian Biological Weapons Program and the Tripartite Alliance
Donald Avery
The French Biological Weapons Program
Olivier Lepick
The Soviet Biological Weapons Program
John Hart
Biological Weapons in Non-Soviet Warsaw Pact Countries
Lajos Rozsa
Kathryn Nixdorff
The Iraqi Biological Weapons Program
Graham S. Pearson
The South African Biological Weapons Program
Chandre Gould
Alastair Hay
Anticrop Biological Weapons Programs
Simon M. Whitby
Antianimal Biological Weapons Programs
Piers Millet
Midspectrum Incapacitant Programs
Malcolm Dando
Martin Furmanski
Allegations of Biological Weapons Use
Martin Furmanski
Mark Wheelis
Terrorist Use of Biological Weapons
Mark Wheelis
Masaaki Sugishima
The Politics of Biological Disarmament
Marie Isabelle Chevrier
Legal Constraints on Biological Weapons
Nicholas A. Sims
Analysis and Implications
Malcolm Dando
Graham Pearson
Lajos Rozsa
Julian Perry Robinson
Mark Wheelis
Appendix. The Biological Weapons Convention 375(6)
Notes 381(82)
Contributors 463(2)
Index 465

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