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Reinventing NASA: Human Space Flight, Bureaucracy, and Politics

Roger Handberg - Political Science - 2003 - 273 pages
From its beginnings, NASA was convinced that its real mission was to create the opportunity for a much different and better society on Earth, namely through human space flight ...
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The Space Race: The Untold Story of Two Rivals and Their Struggle for the Moon

Deborah Cadbury - Manned space flight - 2005 - 372 pages
"The story of the race into space is marked by the greatest superpower rivalries, political paranoia, and technological feats of the twentieth century. But until now, we have ...
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Rockets: Sulfur, Sputnik and Scramjets

Peter Macinnis - History - 2003 - 266 pages
A fascinating history of the development of rockets from gunpowder-filled sticks of bamboo to interstellar commercial satellites.
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Rockets and Missiles: The Life Story of a Technology

A. Bowdoin Van Riper - History - 2004 - 176 pages
Introduces readers to the history of rocket and missile technology and its impact on society.
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Rockets and Missiles: The Life Story of a Technology

A. Bowdoin Van Riper - History - 2007 - 192 pages
Beginning with World War II, missiles transformed the art of war. For the first time, cities of warring nations were vulnerable to sudden, unannounced, long-distance attacks ...
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Rockets and Missiles: The Life Story of a Technology

A. Bowdoin Van Riper - History - 2004 - 176 pages
Introduces readers to the history of rocket and missile technology and its impact on society.
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Rockets and Missiles: The Life Story of a Technology

A. Bowdoin Van Riper - History - 2007 - 192 pages
Beginning with World War II, missiles transformed the art of war. For the first time, cities of warring nations were vulnerable to sudden, unannounced, long-distance attacks ...
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