Books by Robert McNamara on nuclear weapons issues and national security, as well as a range of published reviews of each.


McNamara (1969) Essence of Security

McNamara (1969) Essence of Security, Reflections in Office

Review | Adams (1969)  International Affairs, Vol. 45, No.3 (Jul 1969), 579-580

Review | Salter (1969) American Bar Association Journal, Vol. 55, No.8 (Aug 1969), 769-770

Review | Lawson (1970)  Polity, Vol. 2, No.4 (Summer 1970), 515-525

Review | Manheimer (1970)  Public Administration Review, Vol. 30, No.4 (Jul-Aug 1970), 445-448

Review | Larson (1972) Polity, Vol. 4, No.4 (Summer 1972) 557-562


McNamara (1986) Blundering Into Disaster

McNamara (1986) Blundering Into Disaster: surviving the first century of the nuclear age

Review | Clarke (1987)  International Affairs, Vol. 64, No.1 (Winter 1987-88), 109-110

Review (1987) Morton H. Halperin, Arms Control Today, Vol. 17, No.3 (Apr 1987), 36

Review | Pierre (1987)  Foreign Affairs, Vol. 65, No.4 (Spring 1987), 892-893

Review | Abelson (1988)  International Journal, Vol. 43, No.4 (Autumn 1988), 687-690

Review | Freedman (1972)  International Security, Vol. 13, No.1 (Summer 1988) 177-195


McNamara (1990) Out of the Cold

McNamara (1990) Out of the Cold: new thinking for American foreign and defense policy in the 21st century

Review | Gaddis Smith (1989) Foreign Affairs, Vol. 68, No.5 (Winter 1989), 212

Review | Booth (1991)  International Affairs, Vol. 67, No.1 (Jan 1991), 205-206

Review | Voeltz (1989)  Presidential Studies Quarterly, Vol. 21, No.1 (Winter 1991) 186-187


The Post-Cold War World

McNamara (1991) The Post-Cold War World and Its Implications for Military Expenditures

 


McNamara (1995) In Retrospect

McNamara (1995) In Retrospect: the tragedy and lessons of Vietnam

Review | Anderson (1995)  Journal of American-East Asian Relations, Vol.4, No.4 (Winter 1995), 413-414

Review | Berthelsen (1995)  Journal of Peace Research, Vol.32, No.4 (Nov 1995), 497-498

Review | de Monchaux (1995)  The Brown Journal of World Affairs, Vol.2, No.2 (Summer 1995), 297-302

Review | Herring (1995)  Foreign Affairs, Vol.74, No.3 (May-Jun 1995), 154-158

Review | Hoy (1995)  The Sewanee Review, Vol.103, No.3 (Summer 1995), 453-459

Review | Hughes (1995)  Foreign Policy, No.100 (Autumn 1995), 154-171

Review | Phillips (1995)  Australasian Journal of American Studies, Vol.14, No.2 (Dec 1995), 146-148

Review | Shivakumar (1995)  Economic and Political Weekly, Vol.30, No.50 (Dec 1995) 3214-3217

Review | Glennon (1996)  The American Journal of International Law, Vol.90, No.3 (Jul 1996), 527-529

Review | Hamburger (1996)  The International History Review, Vol.18, No.4 (Nov 1996), 981-985

Review | Hilsman (1996)  Political Science Quarterly, Vol.111, No.1 (Spring 1996), 151-163

Review | Lockhart (1996)  Contemporary Southeast Asia, Vol.18, No.3 (Dec 1996), 320-336

Review | Ram (1996)  Social Scientist, Vol.24, No.7/8 (Jul-Aug 1996), 96-102

Review | Schultz (1996)  Western American Literature, Vol.30, No.4 (Winter 1996), 427-432


McNamara (1999) Argument Without End

McNamara, James G. Blight et al (1999) Argument Without End: in search of answers to the Vietnam Tragedy

Review | Zelikow (1999)  Foreign Affairs, Vol.78, No.6 (Nov-Dec 1999), 150-151

Review | Frost (2000)  Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Vol.19, No.4 (Autumn 2000), 652-654

Review | Pious (2001)  Political Science Quarterly, Vol.115, No.4 (Winter 2000-01), 623-625

Review | Shimizu (2001)  The Journal of American History, Vol.88, No.3 (Dec 2001), 1163-1164


McNamara (2001) Wilson's Ghost

McNamara & James G. Blight (2001) Wilson’s Ghost: reducing the risk of conflict, killing and catastrophe in the 21st century

Review | Ikenberry (2001)  Foreign Affairs, Vol.80, No.5 (Sep-Oct 2001), 159

Review | Clements (2002) The Pennsylvania Magazine of History…, Vol.126, No.3 (Jul 2002) 526-528

Review | Wedgwood Benn (2004)  International Affairs, Vol.80, No.5 (Oct 2004), 963-969


Britain, Nasser

Robert McNamara (2003) Britain, Nasser and the Balance of Power in the Middle East, 1952-67

Review | Kyle (2003) International Affairs, Vol.79, No.5 (Oct 2003), 1115-1116

Review | Ovendale (2004) The International History Review, Vol.26, No.2 (Jun 2004), 415-417

Review | Ashton (2004) History, Vol.89, No.2 (Apr 2004), 332-333