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Weaponry in space

  title={Weaponry in space},
  author={Ye.P. Velikhov and Roal'd. Z. Sagdeev and Andrei Afanas’evich Kokoshin},
Produced by the Soviet Scientist's Committee for the Defense of Peace Against Nuclear Threat, this book argues that Strategic Defense Initiate cannot be regarded as a purely defensive system, and that if deployed, would trigger a new round of the arms race and increase the probability of nuclear war. This volume also provides a comprehensive analysis of the technological, strategic, political, and legal aspects of the proposed space-based anti-muscle system from the Soviet perspective. 
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