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This new ocean : the story of the first space age

Author: William E Burrows
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Modern Library pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William E Burrows
ISBN: 9780375754852 0375754857
OCLC Number: 43360364
Description: xviii, 723 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Bird envy --
Rocket science --
Gravity's archers --
Missiles for America --
The other world series --
To race across the sky --
War and peace in the third dimension --
The greatest show on earth --
A bridge for Galileo --
To hit a moving target --
From the Earth to the moon --
Destination Mars --
A grand tour: the majestic adventure --
The roaring eighties --
Downsizing infinity --
The rings of earth --
The second space age.
Responsibility: William E. Burrows.

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