The Space Race
Highlights the dramatic American-Soviet race to the Moon. Follows the development of space technology from the first rockets to the International Space Station. Brings to life the many triumphs and disasters that led to the Moon, to Mars, and beyond.
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The Spirit of Discovery
Out of this World 29
Footholds in Space 42
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