Roger Handberg - Political Science - 2003 - 273 pages
Describes how NASA's internal values, policy choices, and relations with other political players are all driven by its overriding goal of pursuing human space flight.
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 ...
Peter Macinnis - History - 2003 - 266 pages
A fascinating history of the development of rockets from gunpowder-filled sticks of bamboo to interstellar commercial satellites.
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 ...