The Double Game

The Demise of America's First Missile Defense System and the Rise of Strategic Arms Limitation
Author(s): 
Cameron, James
ISBN: 
9780190459925
Date published: 
December 2017
Hardback
Price: 
£47.99

Drawing on declassified records of presidential conversations, this book shows how presidents John F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, and Richard Nixon engaged in a double game, hiding their true beliefs behind a façade of strategic language while secretly grappling with the complex realities of the nuclear age.