The Book

The Soviet Biological Weapons Program: A History, a chronicle of the efforts of the USSR to acquire bioweapons in the second half of the twentieth century, is the product of years of study and scholarly research by authors Milton Leitenberg and Raymond A. Zilinskas, along with contributing author Jens H. Kuhn.

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Authors Leitenberg, Zilinskas, and Kuhn

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