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Eye in the sky : the story of the Corona spy satellites

Author: Dwayne A Day; John M Logsdon; Brian Latell
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1998.
Series: Smithsonian history of aviation series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eye in the sky.
Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Institution Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)645392589
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dwayne A Day; John M Logsdon; Brian Latell
ISBN: 1560988304 9781560988304 9781560987734 1560987731
OCLC Number: 36783934
Description: xiii, 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Dwayne A. Day, John M. Logsdon and Brian Latell --
pt. 1. The CORONA Story. 1. Strategic Intelligence and U.S. Security: The Contributions of CORONA / Ernest R. May. 2. CORONA: A Triumph of American Technology / Albert D. Wheelon. 3. The Development and Improvement of the CORONA Satellite / Dwayne A. Day. 4. Postwar Strategic Reconnaissance and the Genesis of CORONA / R. Cargill Hall. 5. A Strategy for Reconnaissance: Dwight D. Eisenhower and Freedom of Space / Dwayne A. Day. 6. The National Reconnaissance Office: Its Origins, Creation, and Early Years / Gerald Haines. 7. Zenit: The Soviet Response to CORONA / Peter A. Gorin --
pt. 2. Voices of the CORONA Pioneers. 8. CORONA and the U.S. Presidents. 9. The Origin and Evolution of the CORONA System. 10. CORONA and the Revolution in Mapmaking. 11. Exploiting CORONA Imagery: The Impact on Intelligence --
App. A. Program Overview and Camera Data --
App. B. Launch Listings / Jonathan McDowell.
Series Title: Smithsonian history of aviation series.
Responsibility: edited by Dwayne A. Day, John M. Logsdon, and Brian Latell.

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