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            Spaceshots & Snapshots of Projects Mercury & Gemini: A Rare Photographic History

            Spaceshots & Snapshots of Projects Mercury & Gemini: A Rare Photographic History (Hardback)

            By Bisney, John; Pickering, J. L.

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            A wonderful collection of rarely seen photographs that true space buffs will enjoy. The captions are worth their weight in space-fact gold.. --Richard W. Orloff, coauthor of Apollo: The Definitive Sourcebook

            ISBN 9780826352613
            Released NZ 30 Jul 2015
            Publisher University of New South Wales
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Modern Astrodynamics: Fundamentals and Perturbation Methods
             

            Modern Astrodynamics: Fundamentals and Perturbation Methods (Hardback)

            By Bond, Victor R.; Allman, Mark C.

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            Discusses some techniques used to obtain numerical solutions of the equations of motion for planets and satellites. This book also introduces the two-body problem and solves it by developing six integrals of the motion, starting from Newton's three laws of motion and his law of g...ravitation and then using vector algebra to develop the integrals.
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            ISBN 9780691044590
            Released NZ 15 Mar 1996
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Language (English)
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            Solid Propellant Rockets
             

            Solid Propellant Rockets (Hardback)

            By Huggett, Clayton; Bartley, C. E.; Mills, Mark M.

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            Part of the Princeton Aeronautical Paperback series designed to bring to students and research engineers outstanding portions of the twelve-volume High Speed Aerodynamics and Jet Propulsion series. These books have been prepared by direct reproduction of the text from the origina...l series and no attempt has been made to provide introductory material or to eliminate cross reference to other portions of the original volumes. Originally published in 1960. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
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            ISBN 9780691652504
            Released NZ 1 Apr 2016
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Legacy Library
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            Working on Mars: Voyages of Scientific Discovery with the Mars Exploration Rovers

            Working on Mars: Voyages of Scientific Discovery with the Mars Exploration Rovers (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Clancey, William J.

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            Drawing on his extensive observations of scientists in the field and at the JPL, Clancey investigates how the design of the rover engineers manipulate the vehicle and why the programmable tools and analytic instruments work so well for them.

            ISBN 9780262526807
            Released NZ 15 Sep 2014
            Publisher MIT Press Ltd
            Interest Age 18+ years
            Series The MIT Press
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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
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            The Simple Science of Flight: From Insects to Jumbo Jets
              

            The Simple Science of Flight: From Insects to Jumbo Jets (Trade Paperback / Paperback, revised and expanded edition)

            By Tennekes, Henk

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            An investigation into how machines and living creatures fly, and of the similarities between butterflies and Boeings, paper airplanes and plovers.

            ISBN 9780262513135
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2009
            Publisher MIT Press Ltd
            Interest Age 18+ years
            Series The MIT Press
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            The Ordinary Spaceman: From Boyhood Dreams to Astronaut
              

            The Ordinary Spaceman: From Boyhood Dreams to Astronaut (Hardback)

            By Anderson, Clayton C.; Foreword by Barr, Nevada

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            A memoir chronicling Clayton Anderson's quest to become an astronaut. From his childhood to working for NASA, and then eventually becoming an astronaut --

            ISBN 9780803262829
            Released NZ 30 Jun 2015
            Publisher University of New South Wales
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Journey To The Moon

            Journey To The Moon (Hardback)

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            50 years ago in July 2019 the human race's fascination with the Earth's moon went into overdrive when Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins landed on the surface. To celebrate this significant anniversary, we take an in-depth look at the Apollo program and how it landed... man on the Moon.
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            ISBN 9781912918096
            Released NZ 28 May 2019
            Publisher Woodslane Pty Ltd
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            Soyuz Owners' Workshop Manual: 1967 onwards (all models)
             

            Soyuz Owners' Workshop Manual: 1967 onwards (all models) (Hardback)

            By Baker, David

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            Detailed 'how it works' Haynes Manual treatment. A fascinating insight into the design, construction and operation of the Soyuz. Expert author who has worked on the Apollo and Shuttle space programmes. Fully illustrated.

            ISBN 9780857334053
            Released NZ 26 Aug 2014
            Publisher Haynes Publishing Group
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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

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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
            Released NZ 14 Jan 2011
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Dover Books on Astronomy
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