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History of the space shuttle. Volume 1, The space shuttle decision, 1965-1972

Author: T A Heppenheimer
Publisher: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, [2002?]
Series: NASA history series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T A Heppenheimer
ISBN: 1588340147 9781588340146
OCLC Number: 49897699
Description: xiv, 470 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Space stations and winged rockets --
NASA's uncertain future --
Mars and other dream worlds --
Winter of discontent --
Shuttle to the forefront --
Economics and the shuttle --
Aerospace recession --
A shuttle to fit the budget --
Nixon's decision.
Series Title: NASA history series.
Other Titles: Space shuttle decision, 1965-1972
Responsibility: T.A. Heppenheimer.

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