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Title Biological and chemical weapons / Amy Francis, book editor.

Publication Info. Farmington Hills, Mich : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction  New Shelf  358.3482 BIO    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  358.3482 BIO    Available
Description 120 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series At issue. Social issues
At issue. Social issues.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-113) and index.
Contents Biological weapons pose a unique threat to the United States / Stephen Hummel, Vito Quaranta, and John P. Wiksow -- Bioterrorism : a dirty little threat with huge potential consequences / Larry Bell -- Billions to stem an unlikely bioterror attack / Merrill Goozner -- Bioterrorism funding withers as death germs thrive in labs, nature / Lynne Peeples -- The US food supply is vulnerable to bioterrorism / Dean Olson -- Are Syria, Iran playing Obama for a fool? / Frida Ghitis -- US has no legal basis for action in Syria but that won't stop us / Eric Posner -- Syria's chemical weapons should not be transported or dismantled at sea / Kristina Wong -- The United States needs to eliminate its own chemical weapons stockpile / Dave Lindorff -- Israel's chemical weapons are a bigger threat to peace than Syria's / Stephen Lendman -- The inconsistent US role on chemical weapons / Stephen Zunes -- Chemical weapons are morally worse than conventional weapons / Tom Blackwell -- Chemical weapons are not morally worse than conventional weapons / Mike LaBossiere.
Summary A compendium of opinion on issues surrounding biological weapons, bioterrorism, and chemical warfare.
Subject Biological weapons -- Juvenile literature.
Biological weapons -- Popular works.
Chemical weapons -- Juvenile literature.
Chemical weapons -- Popular works.
Biological weapons -- Government policy -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Chemical weapons -- Government policy -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Biological warfare -- Juvenile literature.
Biological warfare -- Popular works.
Chemical warfare -- Juvenile literature.
Chemical warfare -- Popular works.
Biological weapons.
Chemical weapons.
Biological warfare.
Chemical warfare.
Added Author Francis, Amy, editor of compilation.
ISBN 9780737771534 (hbk.)
0737771534 (hbk.)
9780737771541 (pbk.)
0737771542 (pbk.)

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