"Martian Alert!"

White, Dick; Wahler, Darryl E.
February 2006
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2006, Vol. 132 Issue 2, p6
Conference Proceeding
Several letters to the editor in response to an article on the shipbuilding sector in the United States by M. Brilakis in the January 2006 issue are presented.


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