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              Books by Claude A. Piantadosi

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              Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, and Future of Human Space Exploration

              Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, and Future of Human Space Exploration (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Piantadosi, Claude A.

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              Seeking to reenergize Americans' passion for the space program, the value of further exploration of the Moon, and the importance of human beings on the final frontier, Claude A. Piantadosi presents a rich history of American space exploration and its major achievements. He emphas...izes the importance of reclaiming national command of our manned program and continuing our unmanned space missions, and he stresses the many adventures that still await us in the unfolding universe. Acknowledging space exploration's practical and financial obstacles, Piantadosi challenges us to revitalize American leadership in space exploration in order to reap its scientific bounty.
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              ISBN 9780231162432
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2014
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Language (English)
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              The Biology of Human Survival: Life and Death in Extreme Environments
               

              The Biology of Human Survival: Life and Death in Extreme Environments (Hardback)

              By Piantadosi, Claude A.

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              This book explains how humans can live in extreme environments from a physiologist's perspective, using modern concepts of stress, tolerance and adaptation. It examines how individuals cope with life under extremes, emphasizing the body's recognition of stress and the brain's rol...e in the responses needed to escape or to adapt.
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              ISBN 9780195165012
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2003
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, and Future of Human Space Exploration

              Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, and Future of Human Space Exploration (Hardback)

              By Piantadosi, Claude A.

              Seeking to reenergize Americans' passion for the space program, the value of further lunar exploration, and the importance of human beings on the final frontier, Claude A. Piantadosi presents a rich history of American space exploration and its major achievements. He emphasizes t...he importance of reclaiming national command of our manned program and continuing our unmanned space missions, and he stresses the many adventures that still await us in the unfolding universe. Acknowledging space exploration's practical and financial obstacles, Piantadosi nevertheless challenges us to revitalize American leadership in space exploration to reap its scientific bounties.
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              ISBN 9780231162425
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2012
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, and Future of Human Space Exploration
               

              Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, and Future of Human Space Exploration (EPUB ebook)

              By Piantadosi, Claude A.

              Seeking to reenergize Americans' passion for the space program, the value of further lunar exploration, and the importance of human beings on the final frontier, Claude A. Piantadosi presents a rich history of American space exploration and its major achievements. He emphasizes t...he importance of reclaiming national command of our manned program and continuing our unmanned space missions, and he stresses the many adventures that still await us in the unfolding universe. Acknowledging space exploration's practical and financial obstacles, Piantadosi nevertheless challenges us to revitalize American leadership in space exploration to reap its scientific bounties.
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              ISBN 9780231531030
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              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2013
              Publisher Columbia University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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