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Space weapons, space war

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Outer space.
    • Subjects:
    • Space warfare.,
    • Space weapons.,
    • Outer space.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn W. Macvey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG1530 .M32
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 245 p. :
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4734860M
      ISBN 100812825799
      LC Control Number78024147
      OCLC/WorldCa4504013


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