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Swords from plowshares

Swords from plowshares

the military potential of civilian nuclear energy

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear nonproliferation.,
  • Atomic power -- International control.,
  • Atomic weapons.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlbert Wohlstetter ... [et al.] ; with a foreword by Fred Charles Iklé.
    ContributionsWohlstetter, Albert J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1974.73
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 228 p. ;
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21196665M
    ISBN 100226904776


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The phrase “swords into plowshares” has been adopted by countless organizations campaigning for peace and is also frequently associated with the UN’s mission and international law more broadly. The full quote comes from the book of the Prophet Isaiah. Plowshares and pruning hooks will be hammered into swords and spears, but swords and spears will also be hammered into plowshares and pruning hooks.

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