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Praxis Manned Spaceflight Log 1961-2006

Tim Furniss, Shayler David, Michael D. Shayler - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 866 pages
Praxis Log of Manned Spaceflight 1961-2006 will open with a section entitled: Quest for Space, which will provide an explanation of the methods employed to get in and out of ...
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Andrew Rosenstein - 2008 - 260 pages
FLYBOY is the story of Ham, NASA's first astronaut-sort of. He's a chimpanzee who was never meant to swing any higher than the treetops, but as one of an elite group of NASA ...
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Into That Silent Sea: Trailblazers of the Space Era, 1961-1965

Francis French, Colin Burgess - Science - 2009 - 407 pages
A history of early space flight focuses on the careers of both American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts and includes coverage of other persons who worked in support roles.
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Astronautics: a historical perspective of mankind's efforts to ..., Book 2

Ted Spitzmiller - Science - 2007 - 491 pages
An accessible and elucidating account of the events surrounding America's commitment to land a man on the moon, this follow-up book demonstrates how that venture shaped the ...
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Gli anni della Luna: 1950-1972: l’epoca d’oro della corsa allo spazio

Paolo Magionami - Science - 2009 - 254 pages
Il 4 ottobre 1957 il bip bip cosmico dello Sputnik il primo satellite artificiale a ruotare attorno alla Terra, apre ufficialmente l’era spaziale. La notizia del lancio ...
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A Ball, a Dog, and a Monkey: 1957 - The Space Race Begins

Michael D'Antonio - History - 2007 - 320 pages
A Ball, a Dog, and a Monkey tells the remarkable story of America's first efforts to succeed in space, a time of exploding rockets, national space mania, Florida boomtowns, and ...
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Human Spaceflight

Joseph A. Angelo - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 370 pages
Presents an introduction to human space exploration, discussing the evolution of space technology that has allowed the human race to go from merely orbiting the Earth to ...
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The Rebirth of the Russian Space Program: 50 Years After Sputnik, New Frontiers

Brian Harvey - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 384 pages
The Rebirth of the Russian Space Program looks at the Russian space programme in 2007, 50 years after Sputnik. Brian Harvey covers all the key elements of the current Russian ...
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