The Lost Star-Wars

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C. Wachtel (2001), JBIS, 54, 89-118

Refcode: 2001.54.89
Keywords: Laser weapons, USSR, "Star Wars", directed energy, particle beams

Abstract:
As with the “Moon race”, even more than technological incapability, the disorganization and the “anarchic competition” between ministries were probably at the origin of the failure of the Soviet “SDI” and, directly or indirectly, of the economical and political crisis that caused the collapse of the USSR.

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