For more than two decades, the U.S.-Soviet arms control process was a centerpiece of superpower relations, the only functional channel of direct strategic interaction between the two nations.
"Russia and Arms Control: The Trials of Transition to a Post-Soviet Era,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 46
, Article 5.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol46/iss2/5