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Russian Strategic Nuclear Forces

by P. L. Podvig

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear Weapons,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Military Tactics And Strategy,
  • Technology,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Russia,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Military - Nuclear Warfare,
  • Military Science,
  • History / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies),
  • Raketnye voiska strategichesk,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Soviet Union,
  • Strategic forces

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages620
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9712767M
    ISBN 100262162024
    ISBN 109780262162029

    A nuclear priesthood has arisen in Russia. From portable churches to the consecration of weapons systems, the Russian Orthodox Church has been integrated into every facet of the armed forces to become a vital part of Russian national security, politics, and identity. This extraordinary intertwining of church and military is nowhere more visible than in the nuclear weapons community, where the. Pavel Podvig. Russian Strategic Nuclear rd by, Frank Von Hippel. x + pp., illus., figs., tables, notes, dge: MIT Press, $45 (cloth).

    Russian nuclear strategic thought. Russia is not particularly open about its nuclear strategy or its nuclear threshold. This book helps fill part of the void of understanding as a tutorial reference guide that provides authoritative insight into the current state of Russian ground forces, including how they are structured, how they fight. Following an overview of the history of Soviet strategic forces, the book discusses the structure of the political and military leadership in the Soviet Union and Russia, the structure of the Russian military and military industry, nuclear planning procedures, and the structure of the command and control : Pavel Podvig; Frank N Von Hippel.

      1. Introduction: The Russian Orthodox Church and the Russian Nuclear Complex. By Jon Askonas. In Russian Nuclear Orthodoxy,1 Dmitry Adamsky provides overwhelming evidence that the Russian Orthodox Church and the Russian nuclear forces are influencing each other to an astonishing degree. Each leg of the Russian nuclear triad, along with the Russian nuclear development complex . This study presents a model for such reporting, based on the approach developed by the Russian Federation and the United States in the New START treaty. The table below contains an example New START-type aggregate data for five nuclear weapon states that reflect the status of their strategic nuclear forces as of 1 September


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The data are drawn from open, primarily Russian sources. Information is presented chronologically, arranged by individual systems and facilities, and is not available elsewhere in a. According to the Federation of American Scientists, an organization that assesses nuclear weapon stockpiles, as ofthe Russian Federation possesses approximately 6, nuclear warheads.

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