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Arms trade books

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Indefensible Seven Myths that Sustain the Global Arms Trade by Paul Holden, Bridget Conley-Zilkic, Alex De Waal, Sarah Detzner Indefensible Seven Myths that Sustain the Global Arms Trade
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An essential handbook for all those seeking to debunk the myths that underpin the global arms trade.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2017

Indefensible Seven Myths that Sustain the Global Arms Trade by Paul Holden, Bridget Conley-Zilkic, Alex De Waal, Sarah Detzner Indefensible Seven Myths that Sustain the Global Arms Trade
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An essential handbook for all those seeking to debunk the myths that underpin the global arms trade.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2017

Profits of War Inside the Secret U.S.-Israeli Arms Network by Ari Ben-Menashe Profits of War Inside the Secret U.S.-Israeli Arms Network


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2015

Dangerous Trade Arms Exports, Human Rights, and International Reputation by Jennifer Erickson Dangerous Trade Arms Exports, Human Rights, and International Reputation

The United Nations's groundbreaking Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), which went into effect in 2014, sets legally binding standards to regulate global arms exports and reflects the growing concerns toward the significant role that small and major conventional arms play in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2015

The Shadow World, by Andrew Feinstein The Shadow World,

Reveals the corruption behind BAE's controversial transactions in South Africa, Tanzania and eastern Europe and the relationships that characterise the US Congressional-Military-Industrial Complex. This title exposes both the formal government-backed trade in arms as well as the illicit deals and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2012

Arming the Periphery The Arms Trade in the Indian Ocean During the Age of Global Empire by Emrys Chew Arming the Periphery The Arms Trade in the Indian Ocean During the Age of Global Empire

A major historical study of the global arms trade, revolving around the transfer of small arms from metropolitan Europe to the turbulent frontiers of Indian Ocean societies during the 'long' nineteenth century (c.1780-1914).
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/06/2012

The Shadow World Inside the Global Arms Trade by Andrew Feinstein The Shadow World Inside the Global Arms Trade

Reveals the corruption and the cover-ups behind weapons deals ranging from the largest in history - between the British and Saudi governments - to BAE's controversial transactions in South Africa, Tanzania and eastern Europe, and the revolving-door relationships that characterise...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2011

Case Studies in Defence Procurement and Logistics Volume I: From World War II to the Post Cold-War World by David Moore Case Studies in Defence Procurement and Logistics Volume I: From World War II to the Post Cold-War World


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2011

Other books in this genre

The Sterling Years: Small Arms and the Men by James Edmiston The Sterling Years: Small Arms and the Men

This is the story of the manufacture, development and usage of one of the most famous submachine Guns ever produced by a British Firm Designed at the end of WW2 it saw limited use on a trial basis, carried by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2011

Treating Weapons Proliferation An Oncological Approach to the Spread of Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Technology by David Santoro Treating Weapons Proliferation An Oncological Approach to the Spread of Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Technology

Treating Weapons Proliferation is a chilling exploration of the dynamics of weapons proliferation and nonproliferation. In an analogy with the disease of cancer, the book walks the reader through the history of the phenomenon with its growing complexities and changing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/03/2010

Conventional Arms Transfers to Developing Nations, 1999-2006 by Richard F. Grimmett Conventional Arms Transfers to Developing Nations, 1999-2006


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2008

As Used On the Famous Nelson Mandela by Mark Thomas As Used On the Famous Nelson Mandela

Provides an account of Mark's rampage through the arms trade. This book describes an industry fraught with loopholes, complacency and greed; that allows corrupt regimes to kill, maim and displace, but whose deals are often subsidised by the British taxpayer.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/04/2007

Rulers, Guns, and Money The Global Arms Trade in the Age of Imperialism by Jonathan A. Grant Rulers, Guns, and Money The Global Arms Trade in the Age of Imperialism

From the rise of Remington and Winchester during the American Civil War, to the German firm Krupp's negotiations with the Russian government, to an intense military modernization contest between Chile and Argentina, this title chronicles how an arms trade led...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2007

The Small Arms Trade A Beginner's Guide by Matthew Schroeder, Dan Smith, Rachel Stohl The Small Arms Trade A Beginner's Guide
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This enlightening guide reveals the disturbing reality within the murky underworld of international arms trading.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/12/2006

Gunrunners The Covert Arms Trail to Ireland by Sean Boyne Gunrunners The Covert Arms Trail to Ireland

The full story of how weapons from the KGB, Gadaffi's Libya and US gun shops got to Ireland: and how the smuggling rings were finally broken. Also available in paperback. 'a very fine piece of work' The Irish Times
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2006

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