The Samson option: Israel's nuclear arsenal and American foreign policy

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Random House, Oct 1, 1991 - History - 354 pages
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist reveals hitherto undocumented evidence of the development of a nuclear arsenal in Israel and the U.S. policy of ignoring the buildup.

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User Review  - Pelaut - Goodreads

Seymour Hersh at his best! Brilliant! Read full review

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User Review  - Jennifer Abdo - Goodreads

Hersh is always blowing the lid off of secrets. I found this riveting. It explains Israel's nuclear secrets and position and how we looked the other way (and continue). The story of how they became a ... Read full review


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Hersh is one of America's premier investigative reporters. He has won more than a dozen major journalism prizes, including the 1970 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting and four George Polk Awards. He lives with his wife and three children.