Accessory to war

the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang
Book - 2018

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.

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Main Authors: Tyson, Neil deGrasse (Author), Lang, Avis (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]
Edition:First edition.
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Accessory to war
the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
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by Tyson, Neil deGrasse, Lang, Avis
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