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By Lawrence S. Wittner | Comments: ( 455 ) | Date: ( Dec 11, 2019 )

Toward Nuclear Abolition presents the inspiring, dramatic story of how citizen activists helped curb the arms race and prevent nuclear war Examining events from 1971 to the present, the author continues the account he began in two earlier volumes, One World or None and Resisting the Bomb The book shows how pressure from the Nuclear Freeze campaign in the United States, tToward Nuclear Abolition presents the inspiring, dramatic story of how citizen activists helped curb the arms race and prevent nuclear war Examining events from 1971 to the present, the author continues the account he began in two earlier volumes, One World or None and Resisting the Bomb The book shows how pressure from the Nuclear Freeze campaign in the United States, the European Nuclear Disarmament campaign, and comparable movements around the world foiled the nuclear ambitions of hawkish government officials and forced them toward nuclear arms control and disarmament A leading historian and peace researcher, the author combines extensive scholarly research with a pathbreaking account of how the largest mass movement of modern times saved the world from nuclear annihilation.


  • Title: Toward Nuclear Abolition: A History of the World Nuclear Disarmament Movement, 1971-Present
  • Author: Lawrence S. Wittner
  • ISBN: 9780804748629
  • Page: 491
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Lawrence S. Wittner

Raised in Brooklyn, NY, Lawrence Wittner attended Columbia College and, in 1967, received his Ph.D in History from Columbia University Thereafter, he taught at Hampton Institute, at Vassar College, at Japanese universities under the Fulbright program , and starting in 1974 at SUNY Albany, where he rose to the rank of Professor History before his retirement in 2010 A prolific, award winning writer, he is the author of nine books and has edited or co edited another four He has also written hundreds of articles and book reviews for scholarly journals, as well as for popular publications such as the Huffington Post His latest published books are his memoirs Working for Peace and Justice and a satirical novel about corporatization and rebellion at an American public university What s Going On at UAardvark A long time activist in social movements, he is currently a national board member of Peace Action the largest peace organization in the United States and the executive secretary of the Albany County Central Federation of Labor, AFL CIO.



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