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U.S. and USSR/Russian Strategic Offensive Nuclear Forces, 1945-1997

The U.S. Nuclear Weapons Cost Study Project was completed in August 1998 and resulted in the book Atomic Audit: The Costs and Consequences of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Since 1940 edited by Stephen I. Schwartz. These project pages should be considered historical.


Source: Robert S. Norris and Thomas B. Cochran, U.S.-USSR/Russian Strategic Offensive Nuclear Forces, 1945-1996, Nuclear Weapons Databook Working Paper 97-1 (Washington, D.C.: Natural Resources Defense Council, January 1997); Robert S. Norris and William M. Arkin, “NRDC Nuclear Notebook (U.S. Strategic Nuclear Forces, End of 1997),” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, January/February 1998, pp. 70-72.; Robert S. Norris and William M. Arkin,“NRDC Nuclear Notebook (Russian Strategic Nuclear Forces, End of 1997),” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, March/April 1998, pp. 70-71.

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