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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: Hardback - 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: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2017

Target Markets North Korea's Military Customers by Andrea M. Berger Target Markets North Korea's Military Customers

A UN arms embargo has been in place against North Korea for nearly a decade, as part of a broader sanctions regime designed to deny it the goods and funds needed to fuel its nuclear weapons and ballistic-missile programmes. Yet...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2016

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

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 E. 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

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 Underground Adventures in the Arms and Torture Trade by Mark Thomas As Used On the Famous Nelson Mandela Underground Adventures in the Arms and Torture Trade

Mark Thomas is one of the UK's most effective and best-known political activists, as well as being a highly successful stand-up comedian. Under a fairly flimsy disguise and with the use of some worryingly poor accents, Mark set off on...
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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