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The Strategic Defense Initiative

Donald R. Baucom

in The Oxford Companion to American Military History

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780195071986
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891061
The Strategic Defense Initiative

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(SDI) was a major program for defense against Soviet missiles championed by President Ronald Reagan beginning in 1983.


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Subjects: Military History

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