How We Got to the Moon: The Story of the German Space Pioneers

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21st Century Science Associates, 1993 - Technology & Engineering - 363 pages
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Prologue by Konrad Dannenberg -- Hermann Oberth : the father of space travel -- The battle of the formulae -- From theory to experimentation -- Peenemunde : a scientific mobilization -- How the A-4 rocket became the V-2 -- Coming to America : Operation Paperclip -- The space age begins! -- Willy Ley rallies the nation for space -- Wernher von Braun : the Columbus of space -- Krafft Ehricke's extraterrestrial imperative.

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Hermann Oberth The Father of Space Travel 1
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The Battle of the Formulae
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