A composite of two lectures, one presented before the Naval War College at Newport, Rhode Island, February 6, 1956, and the other before the Army War College at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, February 20, 1956. This paper examines the problems arising from the fact that no substitute for force in the government of international affairs has been discovered. (Published in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, February 1957.)
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