The History Of Human Space Flight

Author: Ted Spitzmiller
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813054278
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-Highlighting men and women across the globe who have dedicated themselves to pushing the limits of space exploration, this book surveys the programs, technological advancements, medical equipment, and automated systems that have made space ...

Stepping Stones To The Stars

Author: Terry C. Treadwell
Publisher: History PressLtd
ISBN:
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A history of manned spaceflight, from Vostok to the Shuttle, including rare photographs from the Russian space program and a foreword by a former Space Shuttle commander Beginning with a short history of the evolution of the rocket, this ...

Spaceplane Hermes

Author: Luc van den Abeelen
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319444727
Size: 75.11 MB
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This is the first comprehensive book on the European Hermes program. It tells the fascinating story of how Europe aimed for an independent manned spaceflight capability which was to complement US and Soviet/Russian space activities.

Human Spaceflight And Exploration

Author: Carol Norberg
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642237258
Size: 32.61 MB
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The book presents a unique overview of activities in human spaceflight and exploration and a discussion of future development possibilities.

Mankind Beyond Earth

Author: Claude Piantadosi
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231162421
Size: 23.66 MB
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Seeking to reenergize Americans' passion for the space program, the value of further exploration of the Moon, and the importance of human beings on the final frontier, Claude A. Piantadosi presents a rich history of American space ...

Exploring The Unknown

Author: John M. Logsdon
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 9780160813818
Size: 27.99 MB
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This volume contains over 100 key documents, many of which are published for the first time. Each is introduced by a headnote providing context, bibliographical details, and background information necessary to understand the document.

On Orbit And Beyond

Author: Douglas A. Vakoch
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642305830
Size: 71.56 MB
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This book explores some of the contributions of psychology to yesterday’s great space race, today’s orbiter and International Space Station missions, and tomorrow’s journeys beyond Earth’s orbit.

Manned Spaceflight Log Ii 2006 2012

Author: David Shayler
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461445779
Size: 78.66 MB
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Other books 1980 1981 1987 1988 1988 1989 1990 1992 1999 2001 2007 2007
2008 2010 Handbook of Soviet Manned Space Flight, Nicholas L. Johnson, Vol.
48, AAS Science and Technology Series The History of Manned Space Flight,
David Baker Heroes in Space: From Gagarin to Challenger, Peter Bond Space
Shuttle Log: The First 25 Flights, Gene Gurney and Jeff Forte Soviet Manned
Space Program, Phillip Clark The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Space Technology,
Ken ...

Disasters And Accidents In Manned Spaceflight

Author: David Shayler
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781852332259
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One of my earliest recollections of following human space exploration is of a
tribute to the loss of the Apollo 1 astronauts during a school morning service on
Monday, 30 January 1967. From this memory developed, many years later, the
idea for this book. After following the developments of the successes and
setbacks of humans in space for nearly 20 years. the loss of Challenger in 1986
resulted in the compilation of a detailed account of each major accident in the
history of human ...