Baruch Plan

Baruch Plan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Baruch Plan was a proposal by the United States government, written largely by Bernard Baruch but based on the Acheson-Lilienthal Report, to the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission in its first meeting in June 1946. The United States, Great Britain and Canada called for an international organization to regulate atomic energy and President Truman responded by asking Undersecretary of State Dean Acheson and David Lilienthal to draw up a plan. The plan proposed to: extend between all nations the exchange of basic scientific information for peaceful ends; implement control of nuclear power to the extent necessary to ensure its use only for peaceful purposes; eliminate from national armaments atomic weapons and all other major weapons adaptable to mass destruction; and establish effective safeguards by way of inspection and other means to protect complying States against the hazards of violations and evasionsshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135828126
  • 9786135828122