Extensively revised and updated, this second edition of the bestselling Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents goes well beyond thedirty thirty commonly discussed agents and provides rapid access to a wide range of agents that can be used as weapons. This edition incorporates additional classes of agents, expands existing clas

part |2 pages

Section I Nerve Agents

chapter 1|102 pages

Organophosphorus Nerve Agents

chapter 2|36 pages

Carbamate Nerve Agents

part |2 pages

Section II Vesicant/Urticant Agents

chapter 3|48 pages

Sulfur and Nitrogen Vesicants

chapter 4|16 pages

Arsenic Vesicants

chapter 5|12 pages


part |2 pages

Section III Toxic Agents

chapter 6|10 pages

Bicyclophosphate Convulsants

chapter 7|16 pages

COX Inhibiting Blood Agents

chapter 8|8 pages

Arsine Blood Agents

chapter 9|10 pages

Carbon Monoxide Blood Agents

chapter 10|20 pages

Pulmonary Agents

chapter 11|92 pages

Toxic Industrial Agents

part |2 pages

Section IV Incapacitation and Riot Control Agents

chapter 12|24 pages

Incapacitating Agents

chapter 13|24 pages

Irritating and Lachrymatory Agents

chapter 14|12 pages

Vomiting/Sternatory Agents

chapter 15|20 pages


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Section V Biological Agents

chapter 16|32 pages


chapter 17|34 pages

Bacterial Pathogens

chapter 18|66 pages

Viral Pathogens

chapter 19|10 pages

Rickettsial Pathogens

chapter 20|12 pages

Fungal Pathogens

part |2 pages

Section VI Additional Information

chapter 21|114 pages

Alphanumeric Indices