Guided Weapons

Guided Weapons

by R. G. Lee, T. K. Garland-Collins
     
 
Over the past half century, guided weapons have developed faster than any other form of weapon system, and they now exert a major influence on international politics, strategy, and tactics. Guided Weapons explains the technology and development of such systems and their use on the battlefield against armored vehicles, ground targets, and aircraft. This new edition has

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Over the past half century, guided weapons have developed faster than any other form of weapon system, and they now exert a major influence on international politics, strategy, and tactics. Guided Weapons explains the technology and development of such systems and their use on the battlefield against armored vehicles, ground targets, and aircraft. This new edition has been fully revised and updated to include all recent advances in the field, with particular emphasis on fiber-optic guidance.

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Booknews
The first volume in Brassey's new battlefield and weapons technology series. The first half of the book is devoted to design and construction of guided weapons in general; the second discusses individual weapons and their tactical or strategic applications. Cloth edition, $29.95. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780080283371
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
10/28/1983
Series:
Brassey's Battlefield Weapons Systems and Technology Series , #8
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
160

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