Cover of: Satellite spies | Sandra Hochman

Satellite spies

the frightening impact of a new technology : an investigation
  • 212 Pages
  • 1.15 MB
  • English
Bobbs-Merrill Co. , Indianapolis
Artificial satellites, American., Artificial satellites in telecommunica
Statementby Sandra Hochman with Sybil Wong.
ContributionsWong, Sybil, joint author.
LC ClassificationsTL796.5.U5 H6
The Physical Object
Pagination212 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5207234M
ISBN 100672521377
LC Control Number75033506

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