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              The Space Shuttle Decision, 1965-1972
                

              The Space Shuttle Decision, 1965-1972 (Paperback)

              By Heppenheimer, T. A.

              • RRP: $96.50
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              Heppenheimer examines the shuttle's technical antecedents, traces NASA's evolving programme goals, the technical calculations, political maneuvering, and fiscal constraints, and explains the myriad designs that preceded the shuttle concept and the politically charged development ...

              ISBN 9781588340146
              Published 17 May 2002 by Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series History of the Space Shuttle
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              Into the Black

              Into the Black (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By White, Rowland

              • RRP: $38.00
              • $29.64
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              On 12th April 1981 a revolutionary new spacecraft blasted off from Florida on her maiden flight. NASA's Space Shuttle Columbia was the most advanced flying machine ever built. Drawing on interviews with astronauts and engineers, the author pieces together the dramatic untold stor ...

              ISBN 9780593064375
              Published 2 May 2016 by Transworld Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Space Technologies, Materials and Structures

              Space Technologies, Materials and Structures (Hardback)

              Edited by Paton, B.

              • $435.00

              This volume presents the results of investigations conducted in space vehicles. A broad range of practical issues are reviewed related to their operation and repair in space, the construction and mounting of extended large structures making permanent joins by welding and brazing ...

              ISBN 9780415299855
              Published 10 April 2003 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Welding & Allied Processes
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              Large Space Structures Formed by Centrifugal Forces
               

              Large Space Structures Formed by Centrifugal Forces (Hardback)

              By Koshelev, V. A.; Melnikov, V. M.

              • $217.00

              An overview of research into the technology of space based structures expanded by centrifugal forces, this title describes a feasible means of constructing a reflector, as well as simple, reliable and low-cost structures for television and radio transmissions, debris removal from ...

              ISBN 9789056991128
              Published 28 October 1998 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Earth Space Institute Book Series
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              Orbital Mechanics
               

              Orbital Mechanics (Hardback)

              By Prussing, John E.; Conway, Bruce A.

              • $168.99

              As more spaceflights are planned and designed, aeronautical students and engineers require training on the topic of orbital mechanics. This introduction to the subject provides the reader with data to calculate propellant required, time of flight, launch and arrival times, and pa ...

              ISBN 9780195078343
              Published 1 July 1993 by Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Spacecraft Power Systems
               

              Spacecraft Power Systems (Hardback)

              By Patel, Mukund R.

              • $470.00

              Presents information on the various aspects of spacecraft power system design, analysis, and operation for various types of spacecrafts: earth-orbiting, interplanetary, and deep-space. This work presents modern data and procedures for designing electrical power systems that meet ...

              ISBN 9780849327865
              Published 29 November 2004 by Taylor & Francis Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              No Requiem for the Space Age: The Apollo Moon Landings in American Culture
               

              No Requiem for the Space Age: The Apollo Moon Landings in American Culture (Hardback)

              By Tribbe, Matthew D.

              • $63.99

              This fluidly written first book uses Americans' reactions to the Apollo moon landings to examine cultural and social trends in the 1960s and 70s.

              ISBN 9780199313525
              Published 11 September 2014 by Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Partnership: A History of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project
               

              The Partnership: A History of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Ezell, Edward Clinton; Ezell, Linda Neuman

              • RRP: $63.50
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              Authorized NASA history of the first joint U.S.-Soviet space flight features many interviews with participants and firsthand observations of project activities. 86 pages of photos and a full-color insert. 1978 edition.

              ISBN 9780486478890
              Published 14 January 2011 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Books on Astronomy
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              Discovery: Champion of the Space Shuttle Fleet

              Discovery: Champion of the Space Shuttle Fleet (Hardback)

              By Neal, Valerie; Launius, Roger D.

              • RRP: $49.99
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              An introduction to all 39 missions of the most iconic space shuttle orbiter, Discovery, which will be displayed at the Smithsonian starting in Spring 2012, written by three Smithsonian curators.

              ISBN 9780760343838
              Published 4 July 2014 by Motorbooks International
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Smithsonian Series
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              Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems: Volume 5: Galactic Structure and Stellar Populations
                 

              Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems: Volume 5: Galactic Structure and Stellar Populations (Hardback, 2013 ed.)

              Edited by Gilmore, Gerard F.; Editor-in-chief Oswalt, Terry D.

              • $1,879.50

              This fifth in a six-volume compendium of modern astronomical research covers galactic structure and stellar populations. Each chapter stands on its own and each volume can be used as a text or reference for advanced undergraduate or postgraduate courses.

              ISBN 9789400756113
              Published 23 February 2013
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Planets, Stars and Stellar Systems
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