Cold War Christians and the Spectre of Nuclear Deterrence, 1945-1959

Author(s): 
Gorry, Jonathan
ISBN: 
9781137334237
Date published: 
November 2013
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

Offering a new interpretation of early Cold War history, this book demonstrates how Christian agency played a pivotal role in the creating of space for the logic of nuclear deterrence and nuclear war, showing a balanced examination of Christians as enablers but, more provocatively, as resisters of nuclear prohibitions.