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Missile defense a new organization, evolutionary technologies and unrestricted testing : hearing before the Subcommittee on National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations of the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, July 16, 2002 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English


  • Ballistic missile defenses -- United States,
  • Antimissile missiles -- United States,
  • Missile attack warning systems -- United States,
  • Air defenses -- United States

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Paginationiii, 128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15533490M
ISBN 100160695163

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