The Space Shuttle

Author: Piers Bizony
Publisher: Zenith Press
ISBN: 0760347816
Size: 33.89 MB
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The book also covers the development and design of the orbiter, as well as the technical specifications of the vehicle and details of its major assemblies and subassemblies.

Space Shuttle

Author: Dennis R. Jenkins
Publisher: Specialty Pr Pub & Wholesalers
ISBN: 9780963397454
Size: 74.38 MB
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Provides schematic diagrams and photographs of various components of the space shuttle system, and chronicles the development of reusable spacecraft from the designs of Nazi rocket scientists to versions currently under discussion.

Space Flight

Author: Giles Sparrow
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9780756656416
Size: 18.68 MB
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Honoring the fiftieth anniversary of the first space flight, a visual study of human ventures into outer space covers the U.S. and Soviet space race, as well as the efforts of other countries around the world, chronicling the development of ...

Discovery

Author: Dennis Jenkins
Publisher:
ISBN: 0760343837
Size: 74.53 MB
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"A mission-by-mission history of Space Shuttle Discovery from creation to retirement, accompanied by key statistics, mission patches, and their symbolism, crew portraits, and the anecdotes and memories of astronauts who flew on Discovery"--

How To Build Your Own Spaceship

Author: Piers Bizony
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101082267
Size: 36.84 MB
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How to Build Your Own Spaceship takes readers on a fun and quirky trip to the forefront of commercial space travel-the latest technology, the major business players, and the personal and financial benefits that are ripe for the picking.

Spaceflight In The Shuttle Era And Beyond

Author: Valerie Neal
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300206518
Size: 66.98 MB
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Traci Watson, “NASA Administrator Says Space Shuttle Was a Mistake,” USA
Today, September 27, 2005, p. ... 2011 editions; Piers Bizony, The Space Shuttle:
Celebrating Thirty Years of NASA's First Space Plane (Minneapolis: Zenith Press,
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Into The Black

Author: Rowland White
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501123629
Size: 75.61 MB
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Recaptures the historic moments leading up to the launch of the space shuttle Columbia and the exciting story of her daring maiden flight, citing the pivotal contributions of the first astronauts to fly the shuttle, John Young and Bob ...

New Space Frontiers

Author: Piers Bizony
Publisher:
ISBN: 0760346666
Size: 20.53 MB
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An optimistic look at space travel not only showcases the groundbreaking technology of today but also speculates on what lies beyond today's hardware, in a book that looks at both governmental and commercial strategies for space exploration ...

Women In Space Who Changed The World

Author: Sonia Gueldenpfennig
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1448859980
Size: 79.50 MB
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The Space Shuttle: Celebrating Thirty Years of NASA's First Space Plane.
Minneapolis, MN: Zenith Press, 2011. Burgess, Colin. Selecting the Mercury
Seven: The Search for America's First Astronauts. New York, NY: Springer, 2011.
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