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Published by Guernica in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Outer space

Subjects:

  • Astronautics -- Government policy.,
  • Astronautics -- International cooperation.,
  • Space industrialization -- Political aspects.,
  • Space industrialization -- Law and legislation.,
  • Astronautics, Military -- Government policy.,
  • Espace extra-atmosphérique -- Exploration -- Aspect politique.,
  • Ressources naturelles -- Aspect politique.,
  • Espace extra-atmosphérique -- Industrialisation -- Aspect politique.,
  • Espace extra-atmosphérique -- Industrialisation -- Droit.,
  • Outer space -- Exploration -- Political aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-290).

StatementParis Arnopoulos.
SeriesEssay series ;, 31, Essay series (Guernica (Firm)) ;, 31.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL788.4 .A76 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p. :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL709400M
ISBN 10155071046X
LC Control Number97072804
OCLC/WorldCa37982389

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