The Origins of Non-Proliferation (Grand) Strategy in the United States and Great Britain

By The Cove May 16, 2019


The winning entry ot the The Strategy Bridge 2017 writing contest by Richard J.E Brown of King's College London, is a beautifully constructed paper that examines the origins of nuclear non-proliferation 'grand' strategy which, he argues, predates the iconic moment the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima in 1945. The introduction of nuclear weapons has had a profound effect on international strategy. As Richard explains, 'It is important to recognise the roots of grand strategy and to understand that all such strategies invariably draw on previous experience'.

The Cove would like to congratulate our friends and mentors at the the Strategy Bridge on a fantastic fifth year. We look forward to following their continued growth in the years to come.  



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The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

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