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Military Expenditure Limitation for Arms Control

Military Expenditure Limitation for Arms Control

By Abraham S. Becker

Ballinger, 1977, 352 pp.

One of the first formal arms control studies to attack head-on the issue of military spending. It offers a standard accounting model, with over three-quarters of the volume devoted to a documentary history of recent pleas and proposals. Near-term possibilities for international restraint appear to be dim, especially since, as the author says, the Soviet Union remains immune to the argument.