Pentagon denies developing bioweapons that attack machines. David Ruppe, Global Security Newswire (5/20/02).
Chemical & Biological Weapons. Martin Calhoun, Foreign Policy in Focus (12/96).
On the Web: Specialized Sites
Center for Nonproliferation Studies (Monterey Institute of International Studies)
Chemical & Biological Arms Control Program (American Federation of Scientists).
Preventing Biological Warfare. (Bradford University Department of Peace Studies).
Sunshine Project (Watchdog group for hostile uses of biotechnology)
Barlette, Michael & Amy Sands, Jonathan B. Tucker. "Keeping track of anthrax: a case for a biosecurity convention," Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists 58,3 (5-6/2002):57-62.
Birks, John W. "Weapons forsworn: chemical & biological weapons," in A.H. Ehrlich & J.W. Birks (eds.) Hidden Dangers: Environmental Consequences of Preparing for War (San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1990), pp. 161-189.
Currie, Jay. “The earliest weapons of mass destruction,” Christian Science Monitor (10/9/03): 17
Dando, Malcolm with Mark Wheelis. "The impact of the development of modern biology & medicine on the evolution of offensive biological warfare programs in the 20th C.," Defense Analysis 15,1 (1999):43-62.
__________. "Benefits & threats of developments in biotechnology & genetic engineering," Stockholm International Peace Research Institute Yearbook (Oxford, 1999), pp 596-612.
__________. "New technology & future developments in biological warfare," Disarmament Forum 4 (2000).
Veith, Ilza. "Plague & politics," Bulletin of the History of Medicine 27 (1954):408-.
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Barenblatt, Daniel. A Plague Upon Humanity: The Secret Genocide of Axis Japan’s Germ Warfare Operation (NY: Harper Collins, 2003).
Dando, Malcolm. Biological Warfare in the 21st C. (London: Brassey's, 1994).
__________. A New Form of Warfare: The Rise of Non-Lethal Weapons (London: Brassey's, 1996).
__________. Biotechnology, Weapons and Humanity (?: Harwood Academic, 1999).
__________. The New Biological Weapons: Threat, Proliferation and Control (Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner, 2001).
__________. Preventing Biological Warfare: The Failure of American Leadership (London: Palgrave, 2002).
Davis, Jim A. & Barry R. Schneider (eds.) The Gathering Biological Warfare Storm (Westport CT: Praeger, 2004). Dangers of acquisition of bio-weapons by "terrorists & rogue states" & state of US defenses.
Harris, Sheldon H. Factories of Death: Japanese Biological Warfare, 1932-1945, & the American Cover-Up (rev. ed.; NY: Routledge, 2002).
Hersh, Seymour M. Chemical & Biological Warfare: America's Hidden Arsenal (Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1968).
Murphy, Seán; Alistair Hay & Stephen Rose. No Fire, No Thunder: The Threat of Chemical & Biological Weapons (NY: Monthly Review, 1984). Includes history of their development & use, & how allegations that Soviets had them affected US weapons policy in Reagan era.