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Beam weapons : the next arms race, Jeff Hecht

Label
Beam weapons : the next arms race
Title
Beam weapons
Title remainder
the next arms race
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Hecht
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hecht, Jeff
Dewey number
355.8/2595
Index
index present
LC call number
UG486.5
LC item number
.H43 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Directed-energy weapons
Label
Beam weapons : the next arms race, Jeff Hecht
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
An introduction to beam weaponry -- Turning fiction into fact : an outline of history -- Beam weapon mythology -- High-energy laser technology -- Hitting the target : beam and fire control -- The strange saga of the X-ray laser -- Particle beam technology -- High-power microwaves : the zapping of hardware -- Countermeasures, counter-countermeasures, ad infinitum -- The modern military : high-technology warfare -- Defense against nuclear attack -- Antisatelite weapons -- Battlefield beam weapons -- A revolution in defense strategy -- Beams on the battlefield : a new generation of tactical weapons -- Beam weapons and strategic arms control -- Conclusion : where are beam weapons going?
Control code
10208067
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 363 pages
Isbn
9780306415463
Lccn
83024713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)650714
Label
Beam weapons : the next arms race, Jeff Hecht
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
An introduction to beam weaponry -- Turning fiction into fact : an outline of history -- Beam weapon mythology -- High-energy laser technology -- Hitting the target : beam and fire control -- The strange saga of the X-ray laser -- Particle beam technology -- High-power microwaves : the zapping of hardware -- Countermeasures, counter-countermeasures, ad infinitum -- The modern military : high-technology warfare -- Defense against nuclear attack -- Antisatelite weapons -- Battlefield beam weapons -- A revolution in defense strategy -- Beams on the battlefield : a new generation of tactical weapons -- Beam weapons and strategic arms control -- Conclusion : where are beam weapons going?
Control code
10208067
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 363 pages
Isbn
9780306415463
Lccn
83024713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)650714

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