Exploring space: voyages in the solar system and beyond
Here, for the first time, is the fascinating story of NASA's most incredible voyages of discovery--the interplanetary odysseys of its deep-space probes, from Viking and Voyager to Magellan and Galileo, Burrows captures all the excitement and drama of the launchings, the journeys, and the encounters of our space probes and concludes with a glimpse of the future. 16 pages of photos.
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