Battle for Space

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Bookthrift Company, 1983 - Political Science - 192 pages
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A look at the history and future of space exploration discusses the competition between the United States and the Soviet Union to launch a variety of surveillance, warning, reconnaissance, and weapons systems into space

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Contents

INTRODUCING THE BATTLE FOR SPACE
7
MILITARY SPACE SYSTEMS
23
THE NUCLEAR FACTOR
47
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

Veteran freelance writer & historian Curtis Peebles ("Dark Eagles," "Watch the Skies!," "The Corona Project," & "Guardians") lives on Palomar Mountain, California. He graduated from Cal State Long Beach in 1985 with a BA in history. A writer specializing in satellites, space flight, & military aviation, Mr. Peebles is also a fellow of the British Interplanetary Society & a frequent contributor to its journal, as well as "Space Education Magazine" & "Spaceflight Magazine.

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