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Weapons of War: Environmental Impact

By: Dr U.C. Jha

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104292

ISBN: 9789381904749

Condition: New


This book provides an in-depth analysis of nine weapons and explosive remnants of war, their uses in armed conflict and their deadly impact on the environment. Besides three weapons of mass destruction (Biological, Chemical and Nuclear), it also covers controversial weapons like Depleted Uranium, White Phosphorus, Cluster Munitions and Anti-personnel Landmines, their military applications and the health and environmental hazard posed by them. The book offers an impartial analysis of legal regimes and their efficacy in minimising the damage these weapons wreak on humans and the environment. It ... View more info