Eye in the Sky

The Story of the CORONA Spy Satellites
Product Number: EB00598136
Released: May 26, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781588345189
Publisher: Smithsonian Books
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Description

Presenting the full story of the CORONA spy satellites' origins, Eye in the Sky explores the Cold War technology and far-reaching effects of the satellites on foreign policy and national security. Arguing that satellite reconnaissance was key to shaping the course of the Cold War, the book documents breakthroughs in intelligence gathering and achievements in space technology that rival the landing on the moon.

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Author(s): Dwayne Day
Original Publish Date: May 26, 2015

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