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U.S. Space-launch Vehicle Technology: Viking to Space Shuttle

J. D. Hunley - History - 2008 - 453 pages
For nearly fifty years, a wide range of missiles and rockets has propelled U.S. satellites and spacecraft into the sky. J. D. Hunley's two-volume work traces the evolution of ...
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Preludes to U.S. Space-launch Vehicle Technology: Goddard Rockets to ...

J. D. Hunley - History - 2008 - 468 pages
"Preludes to U.S. Space-Launch Vehicle Technology is devoted primarily to military hardware and traces the evolution of missile technology from the 1920s through the 1970s ...
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The problem of space travel: the rocket motor

Hermann Noordung, Ernest Stuhlinger, J. D. Hunley, Jennifer Garland - Technology & Engineering - 1995 - 149 pages
A translation from German of a 1929 treatise by the author. Deals with the problem of the space travel. Expresses ideas about rocketry and space travel. Extensive treatment of ...
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The First Space Race: Launching the World's First Satellites

Matt Bille, Erika Lishock - Technology & Engineering - 2004 - 214 pages
From 1955 to 1958, American and Soviet engineers battled to launch successfully the world's first satellite, as the first nation to do so would gain advantages in science, the ...
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To Reach the High Frontier: A History of U.S. Launch Vehicles

Roger D. Launius - History
Most towns did not have hospitals of their own before the mid-twentieth century, and Kentucky towns were no exception. Kentucky’s first real hospital opened in 1823, but it was ...
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The Saturn V F-1 Engine: Powering Apollo Into History

Nature - 2008 - 266 pages
NASAís development of the F-1 engine made landing on the moon possible. This book chronicles the history of this amazing engine, from its design and manufacture to its eventual ...
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Into That Silent Sea: Trailblazers of the Space Era, 1961-1965

Francis French, Colin Burgess - Science - 2007 - 429 pages
A history of early space flight focuses on the careers of both American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts and includes coverage of other persons who worked in support roles.
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