by Peter Henenssy.
Oxford University Press, for the British Academy, 2007.
large format softback [30x21cm]. 367 pages. ISBN 9780197264225 .
an important and fascinating collection of declassified Cabinet and Cabinet Committee papers dating from 1940 to 2006, that reveal the private debates between prime ministers, senior ministers, civil servants, scientists and intelligence analysists as they made decisions about Britain’s nuclear weapons. includes much on the Polaris and Trident programmes