- Hardcover: 401 pages
- Publisher: Random House; 1st edition (January 12, 1987)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0394541243
- ISBN-13: 978-0394541242
- Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.1 x 1.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.8 pounds
- Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #820,688 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Deep Black: Space Espionage and National Security Hardcover – January 12, 1987
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GREAT photo section in the middle of the book, with pictures of the Russians' Black Com 2 nuclear-powered aircraft carrier under construction (KH-11 pic), a nice pic of an SR-71 in flight, an F-15 launching an ASAT weapon (30,000mph terminal speed!) and much more.
It's a shame this book is out-of-print. It would be nice to see a limited production run, perhaps a new edition. Mr. Burroughs, how about "Deep Black 2, The Next Generation"?
I have been fortunate enough to collect several hardcover editions of this book, including "like new" copies. I prefer the larger hardcover, but I miss my paperback copy which has disappeared. These are becoming collector's items, so if you find a decent copy at a good price, grab it!!! (I have several excellent copies in my collection!!!)
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Book was in very good condition ! Better than I expected it to be for the age of the book.Published 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
Great read if your into the topic. Nice historic reference. Once upon a time I could have gotten in trouble just for carrying this book in public.Published 4 months ago by M. Schore
The book provides a different insight into what the space race was really about.Published 13 months ago by Charlie Mac