Resources are organized in chronological order

Link |  Buzzard (1956) ‘Massive Retaliation and Graduated Deterrence,’ World Politics, Vol.8, No.2 (Jan 1956), 228-237

Link |  Buzzard, Slessor & Lowenthal (1956) ‘The H-Bomb: massive retaliation or graduated deterrence?’, International Affairs (Royal Institute of International Affairs), Vol.32, No.2 (Apr 1956), 148-165

Link |  Wells (1981) ‘The Origins of Massive Retaliation,’ Political Science Quarterly, Vol.96, No.1 (Spring 1981), 31-52

Link |  Rosenberg (1983) ‘The Origins of Overkill: nuclear weapons and American Strategy, 1945-1960,’ International Security, Vol.7, No.4 (Spring 1983) 3-71

Link |  Brands (1988) ‘Testing Massive Retaliation: credibility and crisis management in the Taiwan Strait,’ International Security, Vol.12, No.4 (Spring 1988), 124-151