New York: Horizon Press, 1962. First edition. Second book from this highly influential Cold War-era figure. The author of ON THERMONUCLEAR WAR and inspiration for Stanley Kubrik's "Dr. Strangelove." INSCRIBED TO BERNARD BRODIE on front endpaper, "To Bernard, While still in the draft stage, you will note, I hope, that it is much improved. Herman." Brodie, a military strategist, worked for the global think tank Rand Corporation together with Kahn. Near fine in presentable dust jacket with tidemark reaching upwards from the bottom. Exceedingly scarce.