The Origins and Design of Presidential Decision-59: A Memoir
This chapter presents a memoir on US Presidential Decision-59, which fundamentally altered the options for using nuclear weapons in the event of a major NATO-Warsaw Pact war. William E Odom is a retired US Army 3-star general and former National Security Agency director under President Ronald Reagan. His specialty is matters relating to the Soviet Union.
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William E Odom