Kris Neville's "Cold War" (short story, cold war): US military superiority is a double edged sword...
But US president is facing a dilemma. While this gives US enormous power in world affairs, the military men manning the stations are going literally mad one after another; stress of the job, so much power at their fingertips, is throwing them bonkers. What should the president do?
Fact sheet.First published: Astounding, October 1969.
Among the stories edited by John Campbell for Astounding/Analog.
Related: Stories of Kris Neville.