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US Strategic and Defensive Missile Systems 1950-2004 (Fortress #36)

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For 40 years following the end of World War II, the Western democratic governments and the Eastern Bloc Communist powers were locked in the ideological, political, and economic struggle of the Cold War. The United States and the Soviet Union developed missile systems capable of delivering conventional and nuclear explosives against enemy massed bomber formations in the air ...more
Paperback, 64 pages
Published September 10th 2005 by Osprey Publishing
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Gil Burket
As others have noted, within 64 pages this is a very quick overview of the subject. But it provides a good outline of US defensive missile development. It is a good quick reference for trying to remember what was developed and when. I recommend it as an introduction to the topic.
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