Spies in the Sky : Surveillance Satellites in War and Peace, Paperback / softback Book

Spies in the Sky : Surveillance Satellites in War and Peace Paperback / softback

Part of the Space Exploration series

Description

In this book, Patrick Norris responds to the 50th Anniversary of the dawn of the Space Age - the launch of Sputnik 1 - with a review of the most important historical applications of space science for the benefit of the human race during that half century, focusing on the prevention of nuclear war.

In developing this story Norris illuminates a little-known aspect of the Space Age, namely the military dimension.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 220 pages, XVII, 220 p.
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Popular science
  • ISBN: 9780387716725

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