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NASA's Voyager missions : exploring the outer solar system and beyond

Author: Ben Evans; David M Harland
Publisher: London ; New York : Springer ; Chichester, UK : Praxis Pub., ©2004.
Series: Springer-Praxis books in astronomy and space sciences.
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For the first time, in one volume, Ben Evans with David Harland will not only tell the story of the hugely successful Voyager missions, but also that of the men and women who have devoted their entire working lives to them. Illustrated with stunning images, some in color, they describe the missions from their conception, through their spectacular encounters with the outer planets and on to their ultimate and, as  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Evans; David M Harland
ISBN: 1852337451 9781852337452
OCLC Number: 52565789
Description: xviii, 284 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Wanderers --
A chance of three lifetimes --
Into the realm of Jove --
Ringworld! --
Bull's eye --
The "boiling cauldron" --
" ... this bottle into the cosmic ocean" --
Future Voyagers.
Series Title: Springer-Praxis books in astronomy and space sciences.
Responsibility: Ben Evans with David M. Harland.
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