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Green, Robert 1944-

Overview
Works: 10 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 490 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KZ5665, 364.1523092
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Most widely held works about Robert Green
 
Most widely held works by Robert Green
A thorn in their side : the murder of Hilda Murrell by Robert Green( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1984, at the age of 78, world-renowned rose grower Hilda Murrell was found brutally murdered in the Shropshire countryside. She had just gained approval to testify on the unsolved [problems of radioactive waste at the first British planning inquiry into a new nuclear power plant at Sizewell, Suffolk. The police theory that a lone, panicking burglar robbed and abducted Hilda in her own car for petty cash erupted into a sensational political conspiracy involving prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's plans for British nuclear energy and the controversial sinking of the Argentine cruiser General Belgrano in the 1982 Falklands War. The West Mercia police took until 2005 to secure the conviction of Andrew George as Hilda's unlikely murderer - in 1984 he was a 16-yeat-old truant from a local foster home who could not drive. The case spawned numerous books, plays and TV programmes as it became one of the most baffling British murders of the 20th century. Now, Hilda's nephew Robert Green - a former Royal Navy Commander who operated nuclear weapons before holding a key position in Naval Intelligence during the Falklands War - tells the story of his extraordinary pursuit of the truth
A thorn in their side : the Hilda Murrell murder by Robert Green( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Thorn in Their Side is Robert Green's extraordinary pursuit of the truth about how and why his aunt Hilda Murrell, a noted English rose grower, met a violent and bizarre death. In 1984, at the age of 78, Hilda Murrell was found brutally murdered in the Shropshire countryside. She had just gained approval to testify on the unsolved problems of radioactive waste at the first British planning inquiry into a new nuclear power plant. The police theory that a lone, panicking burglar robbed and abducted Hilda in her own car for petty cash erupted into a sensational political conspiracy involving PM Margaret Thatcher's plans for British nuclear energy and the controversial sinking of the Argentine cruiser General Belgrano in the 1982 Falklands War. The West Mercia Police, accused of initial negligence, a bungled investigation and ignoring key evidence, took until 2005 to secure the conviction of Andrew George as Hilda's unlikely murderer - in 1984 he was a 16-year-old truant from a local foster home who could not drive. The case has spawned numerous books, plays and TV programmes as it became one of the most baffling British murders of the 20th century. Now Robert Green exposes the implausibility of the police theory; how key witnesses were leant on to change statements, and information suggesting political motives was dismissed. He has also uncovered explosive new evidence that George should have been acquitted
Aotearoa/New Zealand at the World Court by Kate Dewes( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Security without nuclear deterrence by Robert Green( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book exposes the contradictions and fallacies of nuclear deterrence, and concludes that nuclear weapons undermine rather than enhance security. Positioning nuclear disarmament as a security-building process, the author offers alternative routes to co-operative security without nuclear weapons, based on more humane, lawful and safer strategies to deter aggression. The arguments he raises are critical if there is to be any serious prospect of eliminating nuclear weapons
Fast track to zero nuclear weapons : the Middle Powers Initiative by Robert Green( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The naked nuclear emperor : debunking nuclear deterrence : a primer for safer security strategies by Robert Green( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defence force? : an alternative guide to using the Ministry of Defence kitset Why a defence force? by Llewelyn Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenshō kaku yokushi ron : Gendai no hadaka no ōsama( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Security without nuclear deterrence
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グリーン, ロバート・D

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