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Strategic minerals : the geopolitical problems for the United States /
Ewan W. Anderson.
imprint
New York : Praeger, c1988.
description
xii, 160 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
ISBN
0275930629 (alk. paper)
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imprint
New York : Praeger, c1988.
isbn
0275930629 (alk. paper)
general note
Includes index.
catalogue key
4570004
 
Bibliography: p. 149-154.
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This detailed study is the first complete attempt to describe the vulnerability of minerals of strategic importance to the United States. It determines not only which are the primary strategic minerals, but what risks are involved in obtaining them from current sources and transporting them by current routes. Anderson first surveys which nations the United States is dependent upon for its strategic minerals and then turns to an analysis of the total global strategic mineral infrastructure.
Table of Contents
The Strategic Minerals Problem
Introduction Strategic Minerals
Dependence Strategic Minerals
Sources Strategic Minerals
Trade Routes Global Threats and Possible Responses The Strategic Minerals Problem
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