Related Content

Related Overviews

Edward Teller (1908—2003) Hungarian-born American physicist

Limited Test Ban Treaty


Dean Acheson (1893—1971) American statesman, Secretary of State 1949–53

See all related overviews in Oxford Reference »


More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • History
  • Regional and National History


Show Summary Details


Nuclear Arms Control Treaties.

Quick Reference

Efforts to control nuclear weapons began in the first session of the United Nations General Assembly in 1946, when U.S. delegate Bernard Baruch and Soviet delegate Andrei Gromyko put forward high-profile plans.


Reference entries