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The Resource Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military, Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang

Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military, Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang

Label
Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
Title
Accessory to war
Title remainder
the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
Statement of responsibility
Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the centuries-old relationship between science and military power, describing how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been used in the service of war, from early celestial navigation to satellite-enabled warfare
Cataloging source
ZHS
Dewey number
358/.8
Index
index present
LC call number
UG1520
LC item number
.T97 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military, Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-549) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Situational awareness -- A time to kill -- Star power -- Sea power -- Arming the eye -- the ultimate high ground -- Unseen, undetected, unspoken -- Detection stories -- Making war, seeking peace -- Space power -- A time to heal
Control code
on1049572472
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 576 pages
Isbn
9780393064445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1049572472
Label
Accessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military, Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-549) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Situational awareness -- A time to kill -- Star power -- Sea power -- Arming the eye -- the ultimate high ground -- Unseen, undetected, unspoken -- Detection stories -- Making war, seeking peace -- Space power -- A time to heal
Control code
on1049572472
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 576 pages
Isbn
9780393064445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1049572472

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