Bermuda and the Negotiation of the Thor Agreement

Ian Clark

in Nuclear Diplomacy and the Special Relationship

Published in print April 1994 | ISBN: 9780198273707
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191684067 | DOI:

Series: Nuclear History Program

Bermuda and the Negotiation of the Thor Agreement

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This chapter begins with a discussion of the conscious British effort to create a broad relationship of interdependence with the United States in the defence field in 1957. It then discusses the proposal to supply Thors to Britain, British and American interests, the Thor deployment, the Thor negotiations, and the bilateral control issue.

Keywords: Britain; United States; Thor missile; bilateral control

Chapter.  14720 words. 

Subjects: International Relations

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