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How to build your own spaceship : the science of personal space travel

Author: Piers Bizony
Publisher: New York : Plume, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Takes a look at the emerging space tourism industry and the civilian use of outer space, as well as the latest technology, the major business players, and the personal and finiancial benefits that are now available.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Piers Bizony
ISBN: 9780452295339 0452295335
OCLC Number: 265092700
Target Audience: Ages 12 and up.
Description: viii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: When's the Space Age coming for the rest of us? --
That's why they call it "rocket science" --
Runners and riders, ways and means --
"No bucks, no Buck Rogers" --
Islands in the sky --
The Moon is a harsh mistress --
The Red Planet--
and beyond.
Responsibility: Piers Bizony.

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Takes a look at the emerging space tourism industry and the civilian use of outer space, as well as the latest technology, the major business players, and the personal and finiancial benefits that are now available.

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