Weapons of Mass Destruction
Compiled by Sandhya Malladi, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL
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All sites last accessed June 6, 2002.
Center for Nonproliferation Studies Federation of American Scientists Food and Drug Administration The National Academies. Nuclear Control Institute
Available online at: http://cns.miis.edu/research/wtc01/terrwmd.htm
Publications and links to Terrorism, WMD, and Emergency Preparedness.
Available online at: http://www.fas.org/terrorism/wmd/index.html
A collection of resources on terrorist use of chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological weapons, from their potential effects to possible responses to their use.
Available online at: http://www.fda.gov/oc/opacom/hottopics/bioterrorism.html
Maintained by Food and Drug Administration. Provides links to bioterrorism issues.
Available online at: http://www.nap.edu/shelves/first/
Responding First to Bioterrorism: Expert selected web resourses for "First Responders" on Bioterrorism and public safety, with a search engine of more than 3000 related web pages..
Available online at: http://www.nci.org/nuketerror.htm
Several links to nuclear terrorism.
United States Air Force Counterproliferation Center
Available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-cps.htm
Maintained by USAF Counterproliferation Center. Provides assistance to Counterproliferation research and education.
Federation of American Scientists
Food and Drug Administration
The National Academies.
Nuclear Control Institute
Cordesman, Anthony H. Terrorism, Asymmetric Warfare, and Weapons of mass Destruction: Defending the U.S. Homeland. Westport, Conn, Praeger, 2002. 448 p.
Book call no.: 355.033073 C794t
Dickey, Michael E. Biocruise: A Contemporary Threat. Maxwell Air Force Base, AL, USAF Counterproliferation Center, Air War College, Air University, 2000. 37 p.
Book call no.: 358.38 D551b
Gurr, Nadine. The New Face of Terrorism: Threats from Weapons of Mass Destruction. New York, I.B. Tauris, 2000. 308 p.
Book call no.: 363.320973 G981n
Roberts, Brad. Combating NBC Terrorism: An Agenda for Enhancing International Cooperation. Alexandria, VA, Chemical and Biological Arms Control Institute, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 2000. 21 p.
Book call no.: 341.773 R643c
Roberts, Brad. Hype or Reality: The "New Terrorism" and Mass Casualty Attacks. Alexandria, VA, The Chemical and Biological Arms Control Institute, 2000. 282 p.
Book call no.: 303.625 H998
Smith, James M. Searching for National Security in an NBC World: Four Papers on Changing Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Threats and US Government Policy in the Post-Cold War International Security Environment.. US Air Force Academy, CO, USAF Institute for National Security Studies, 2000. 199 p.
Book call no.: 327.174 S439
Smith, James M. The Terrorism Threat and U.S. Government Response: Operational and Organizational Factors. US Air Force Academy, CO, USAF Institute for National Security Studies, 2001. 284 p.
Book call no.: 363.320973 T328
Tucker, Jonathan B. Scourge: The Once and Future Threat of Smallpox. New York, Atlantic Monthly Press, 2001. 291 p.
Book call no.: 616.912009 T892s
Tucker, Jonathan B. Toxic Terror: Assisting Terrorist use of Chemical and Biological Weapons. Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2000. 303 p.
Book call no.: 363.320973 T755
United States. Senate. Select Committee on Intelligence. Current and Projected National Security Threats to the United States: Hearing Before the Select Committee on Intelligence of the United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress. Washington, GPO, 2001. 73 p.
Book call no.: 353.170973 U581c 2001
War 2002, Alternative title: British Medical Journal, War 2002. London, BMJ Publishing Group of the BMA, February 9, 2002.
Biological warfare and bioterrorism. by Nicholas J. Beeching, David A B Dance, Alastair R O Miller, and Robert C Spencer, pp 336-339.
Nuclear terrorism. by Ira Helfand, Lachlan Forrow and Jaya Tiwari, pp 356-358.
Book call no.: 616.98023 W253
Anderson, Donnie P. The Army's Commitment to Supporting the Homeland Security Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and High-yield Explosive Weapon Terrorist Threat: Can the Reserve Components Meet the Requirement by Themselves?. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U S. Army War College, 2001. 23 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 A546a
Closs, Thomas J. In Front of the Threat: Evolving the Department of Defense Strategic Organizational Structure to Prepare for the Challenges of Weapons of Mass Destruction.. Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 2001. 84 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 C645i
Coffey, John S. Terrorism: The United States is Not Ready to Respond to the Threat Against the Homeland.. Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2001. 25 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 C674t
Colyer, Kavin C. A Command and Control Structure for Joint Interagency Counterterrorism Operations Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction Within a Regional Commander-in-Chief's Area of Responsibility. Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College , 2001. 137 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 C727c
Essing, Christopher G. Terrorism: Criminal Act or Act of War: Implications for National Security in the 21st Century. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2001. 36 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 E78t
Fedele, Paul D. Chemical Agents: Terminology and Properties. Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, U.S. Army Soldier and Biological Chemical Command , 2001. 21 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 44381-2
Fogarty, Jeff J. Evaluating Strategies for Countering Nuclear-Armed Terrorist Groups.. Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2000. 80 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 F655e
Irvin, George E. Integrating the Army National Guard and the Army Reserve Into the Weapons of Mass Destruction Consequence management Roles. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2001. 68 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 I72i
Jones, Robert E. Jr. Strategic Mobility and the WMD Threat. Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2000. 16 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 J782s
Larsen, James P. Chemical Warfare, Terrorism, and National Defense. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2001. 34 P.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 L334c
Madere, Timothy D. Improving Installation Response t a Terrorist Use of Weapons of Mass Destruction. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2000. 39 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 M181i
Taitano, John Ray. Anthrax: Weapon of Mass Destruction. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2001. 27 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 T135a
Taylor, Eric R. Are We Prepared For Terrorism Using Weapons of Mass destruction? Government's Half Measures. Washington, Cato Institute, 2000. 19 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 44392 no.387
Walker, Donald P. The United States' Counter-Terrorism Strategy for the 21st Century and its Cornerstone for Consequence Management: National Guard Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Teams.. Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2001. 48 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 W178u
Wilkerson, Laurel L. Weapons of Mass Destruction: Is JFCOM ready for its Consequence Management Role? . Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2001. 26 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 W681w
Cameron, Gavin and Jason Pate. Covert Biological Weapon Attacks Against Agricultural Targets: Assessing the Impact Against US Agriculture Terrorism and Political Violence 13:61-82 Summer 2001.
Chalk, Peter. Infectious Disease and the Threat to national Security. Jane's Intelligence Review 13:48-51 September 2001.
Collina, Tom Z. and Jon B. Wolfsthal. Nuclear Terrorism and Warhead Control in Russia Arms Control Today 32:15-19 April 2002.
Gressang, Daniel S. IV. Audience and message: Assessing Terrorist WMD Potential Terrorism and Political Violence 13:83-106 2001.
Gunaratna, Rohan. Transnational Threats in the Post-Cold War Era. Jane's Intelligence Review 13:46-50 January 2001.
Kennedy, Harold. Chem-bio Attack Looming, Say U.S. Officials. National Defense 86:18-21 March 2002.
Latter, Richard. After 11 September, CBW (Chemical and Biological Weapons) Threat Looms. Jane's Intelligence Review 13:30-31 November 2001.
Mauroni, Al. Deadly Void: Looking for Leadership in the DOD Chemical-Biological Defense Program. Armed Forces Journal International 139:38-42 December 2001.
Partrick, Neil. Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Threat to the Gulf. RUSI Journal 146:50-55 October 2001.
Quillen, Chris. Terrorism with Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Congressional Response Terrorism and Political Violence 13:47-65 Spring 2001.
Rosenau, William. Aum Shinrikyo's Biological Weapons Program: Why did it Fail? Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 24:289-301 July-August 2001.
The Terror Next Time? Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Threats The Economist 361:73-75 October 6, 2001.
Tucker, David. What is New about the New Terrorism and How Dangerous is it? Terrorism and Political Violence 13:1-14 2001.
Weiss, Aaron. When Terror Strikes, Who Should Respond? Parameters 31:117-133 Autumn 2001.
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