Agust’n Ud’as Vallina - History - 2003 - 369 pages
Jesuits established a large number of astronomical, geophysical and meteorological observatories during the 17th and 18th centuries and again during the 19th and 20th centuries ...
Nathan Aaseng - History - 2001 - 110 pages
Explores the history of rocketry, including the race between the United States and the Soviet Union to land men on the moon.
Frank H. Winter - Science - 1990 - 165 pages
Traces the development of rockets, looks at new propulsion systems being proposed, and discusses the ways in which modern rockets can be used
Scott Ritter - History - 2010 - 464 pages
In Dangerous Ground, Scott Ritter, one of the world’s leading experts on arms control, tells a bold and revisionist account of the inseparable histories of the post-World War ...
William J. Walter, Chip Walter - Science - 1992 - 335 pages
A companion volume to the PBS-TV series chronicles the evolution of the Space Age, from the earliest rocket designs, to the human conquest of space, to the future of space ...
Roger D. Launius - History - 2004 - 245 pages
Provides information and analysis on all aspects of space exploration with a historical overview, profiles of American and Soviet space pioneers, and a timeline of key events.