Accessory to war: the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military

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Explores the centuries-old relationship between science and military power, describing how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been used in the service of war, from early celestial navigation to satellite-enabled warfare.
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subject_facetAstronautics, Military -- History
Astrophysics -- Miscellanea
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title_displayAccessory to war : the unspoken alliance between astrophysics and the military
title_fullAccessory to War The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military
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History
Military art and science
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Physics
Politics
Science
Technological innovations