Corpus ID: 152836166

Weaponry in space : the dilemma of security

  title={Weaponry in space : the dilemma of security},
  author={Evgenii Pavlovich Velikhov and Roal'd. Z. Sagdeev and Andrei Afanas’evich Kokoshin and Alexander Repyev},
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