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Dr. Space Junk vs. the universe : archaeology and the future

Author: Alice Gorman
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Going boldly forth as a pioneer in the fledgling field of space archaeology, Dr. Alice Gorman (aka Dr. Space Junk) turns the common perception of archaeology as an exploration of the ancient on its head. Her captivating inquiry into the most modern and daring of technologies spanning some 60 years--a mere speck in cosmic terms--takes the reader on a journey which captures the relics of space forays and uncovers the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Gorman
ISBN: 9780262043434 0262043432
OCLC Number: 1091012255
Description: xiv, 290 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Doctor Space Junk versus the universe
Responsibility: Alice Gorman.

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