For an overview of Albert and Roberta Wohlstetter’s historical contributions and continuing relevance to strategy in the nuclear age, check out:
PDF version of Robert Zarate’s introductory essay to Nuclear Heuristics: Selected Writing of Albert and Roberta Wohlstetter (Strategic Studies Institute, 2009), edited by Robert Zarate and Henry Sokolski.
Or check out the HTML excerpts from Zarate’s introductory essay:
- Albert and Roberta’s contributions to nuclear deterrence;
- The Wohlstetters on nuclear nonproliferation and civil nuclear energy’s military potential;
- Albert and Roberta on arms race myths and strategic competition’s reality; and
- Albert’s contributions to discriminate deterrence.
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