Download PDF by Jeremy Stocker: Britain and Ballistic Missile Defence, 1942-2002 (Strategy

By Jeremy Stocker

ISBN-10: 0714656968

ISBN-13: 9780714656960

ISBN-10: 0714685747

ISBN-13: 9780714685748

Britain was once the 1st kingdom to return less than sustained ballistic missile assault, in the course of 1944-45. Defence opposed to ballistic missiles has been a continual, if hugely variable, topic of political coverage and technical research ever on the grounds that. The British moment international battle adventure of attempting to counter the V-2 assaults contained many parts of next responses to ballistic missile threats. After the warfare, a pretty exact photograph of Soviet missile services used to be now not completed until eventually the early Nineteen Sixties, wherein time the matter of early caution had principally been solved. From the mid-1960s on, British consciousness shifted clear of the advance of the country's personal defences in the direction of the broader outcomes people and Soviet deployments. After the tip of the chilly battle there has been renewed curiosity in a constrained active-defence potential opposed to 3rd global missile threats.
This well-researched publication is basically aimed toward scholars of post-war British overseas and defence regulations, yet can be of curiosity to trained normal readers.

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