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Seize the High Ground: The U.S. Army In Space and Missile Defense

Seize the High Ground: The U.S. Army In Space and Missile Defense published on

Authored by U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command

Narrative history of the Army’s aerospace experience from the 1950s to the present. The focus is on ballistic missile defense, from the early NIKE-HERCULES missile program through the SAFEGUARD acquisition site allowed by the 1972 ABM Treaty to the more advanced “Star Wars” concepts studies toward the end of the century. Covered is not only the technological response to the threat but the organizational and tactical development of the commands and units responsible for the defense mission.

Publication Date:
Feb 10 2015
ISBN/EAN13:
1508421668 / 9781508421665
Page Count:
378
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
8.5″ x 11″
Language:
English
Color:
Black and White
Related Categories:
Political Science / Political Freedom & Security / International Secur

19.95

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