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Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Threat of Chemical, Biological, and Nuclear Weapons
     

Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Threat of Chemical, Biological, and Nuclear Weapons

by Tracy A. Phillips
 
Weapons of mass destruction, or WMDs, are capable of killing thousands of people at a time. They include nuclear bombs; "dirty bombs" that spread radioactive material; biological agents that cause illness; and chemical weapons that can injure and kill scores of people. Recent terrorist attacks have raised the public's awareness of what these weapons can do. In Weapons

Overview

Weapons of mass destruction, or WMDs, are capable of killing thousands of people at a time. They include nuclear bombs; "dirty bombs" that spread radioactive material; biological agents that cause illness; and chemical weapons that can injure and kill scores of people. Recent terrorist attacks have raised the public's awareness of what these weapons can do. In Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Threat of Chemical, Biological, and Nuclear Weapons, Tracy A. Phillips describes the main types of WMDs. She explains who is developing them, who might use them, and how people are working to save the world from the devastation they could cause.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766026858
Publisher:
Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Series:
Issues in Focus Today Series
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
6.82(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.41(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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