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            The Sputniks Crisis and Early United States Space Policy: A Critique of the Historiography of Space
              

            The Sputniks Crisis and Early United States Space Policy: A Critique of the Historiography of Space (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 1991)

            By Bulkeley, Rip

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            An examination of American space policy in the 12 years after World War II and in particular of the reaction provoked by the launching of the first Sputnik satellite in 1957. In the author's opinion the truth of what occurred in this period has been clouded by confusion and misin ...

            ISBN 9781349119837
            Published 1 January 1991 by Palgrave Macmillan
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Studies in Military and Strategic History
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            The Right Kind Of Crazy: A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High-Stakes Innovation

            The Right Kind Of Crazy: A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High-Stakes Innovation (Hardback)

            By Steltzner, Adam; Patrick, William

            • RRP: $50.00
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            The true story of how an unlikely leader helped inspire a team of rocket scientists to achieve the near impossible: landing a two-thousand pound rover on Mars.

            ISBN 9781591846925
            Published 1 June 2016 by Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Apollo Moon Missions: The Unsung Heroes
             

            Apollo Moon Missions: The Unsung Heroes (Hardback, New title)

            By Watkins, Billy W.

            • $168.50

            This is the story of the men and women who helped land a man on the moon. They include Julian Scheer, a NASA publicist who successfully argued for the inclusion of a television camera on Apollo 11; Sonny Morea, designer of the Lunar Rover; Hugh Brown, one of the few African Ameri ...

            ISBN 9780275987022
            Published 1 December 2005 by ABC-CLIO
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Voices of the Soviet Space Program: Cosmonauts, Soldiers, and Engineers Who Took the USSR into Space
              

            Voices of the Soviet Space Program: Cosmonauts, Soldiers, and Engineers Who Took the USSR into Space (Hardback)

            By Gerovitch, Slava

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            In this remarkable oral history, Slava Gerovitch presents interviews with the men and women who witnessed Soviet space efforts firsthand. Rather than comprising a master narrative, these fascinating and varied accounts bring to light the often divergent perspectives, experiences, ...

            ISBN 9781137481788
            Published 18 December 2014 by Palgrave Macmillan
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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            Aircraft Dynamics and Automatic Control
             

            Aircraft Dynamics and Automatic Control (PDF ebook – Course Book)

            By McRuer, Duane T.; Graham, Dunstan; Ashkenas, Irving

            Aeronautical engineers concerned with the analysis of aircraft dynamics and the synthesis of aircraft flight control systems will find an indispensable tool in this analytical treatment of the subject. Approaching these two fields with the conviction that an understanding of eith ...

            ISBN 9781400855988
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            Language en
            Published 14 July 2014
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Legacy Library
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            Lost In Space
              

            Lost In Space (EPUB ebook)

            By Klerkx, Greg

            Argues that ever since the triumphant Apollo moon missions, the Space Age has been stuck in the wrong orbit, and that NASA, the agency whose daring once fueled the world's extra-terrestrial vision, has been largely responsible for keeping it there.

            ISBN 9781409001379
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            Language en
            Published 20 July 2010 by Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Frontiers of Space Exploration, 2nd Edition
              

            Frontiers of Space Exploration, 2nd Edition (Hardback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Launius, Roger D.

            • $201.50

            Topics and events newly covered in this revised and updated edition include: a new chapter on the Space Shuttle; new discoveries from the Galileo mission; the Mars probes and the Mars Global Surveyor's discovery of past water on the Red Planet; improvements to the Hubble telescop ...

            ISBN 9780313325243
            Published 1 March 2004 by ABC-CLIO
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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 ...

            ISBN 9781912918096
            Published 28 May 2019 by Woodslane Pty Ltd
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            After Apollo?: Richard Nixon and the American Space Program
              

            After Apollo?: Richard Nixon and the American Space Program (Hardback)

            By Logsdon, John M.

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            Once the United States landed on the moon in July 1969, it was up to President Nixon to decide what to do in space after Apollo. This book chronicles the decisions he made, including ending space exploration and approving the space shuttle. Those decisions determined the characte ...

            ISBN 9781137438522
            Published 1 April 2015 by Palgrave Macmillan
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Palgrave Studies in the History of Science and Technology
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            Chariots for Apollo: The NASA History of Manned Lunar Spacecraft to 1969
              

            Chariots for Apollo: The NASA History of Manned Lunar Spacecraft to 1969 (Paperback)

            By Brooks, Courtney G.; Grimwood, James M.; Swenson, Loyd S.; Dickson, Paul

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            Presents NASA's official history of the Apollo spacecraft and lunar modules. This title traces the design of the vehicles, their development, and their operation in space. It includes one hundred six photographs and illustrations that highlight the text, which begins with NASA's ...

            ISBN 9780486467566
            Published 26 March 2009 by Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Dover Books on Astronomy
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