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The Story of Space Station Mir

David M. Harland - Science - 2007 - 424 pages
* Details how a succession of Salyut space stations led to the development of Mir. * Depicts Mir’s assembly piece by piece, in space, between 1982 and 1996. * Describes how Mir ...
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The Story of the Space Shuttle

David M. Harland - Science - 2004 - 444 pages
In spite of the Challenger and Columbia disasters, the US Space Shuttle, which entered service in 1981, remains the most successful spacecraft ever developed. Conceived and ...
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Creating the International Space Station

David M. Harland, John Catchpole - Science - 2002 - 395 pages
Creating the International Space Station' will be the first comprehensive review of the historical background, rationale behind, and events leading to the construction and ...
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Robotic Exploration of the Solar System: Part I: The Golden Age 1957-1982

Paolo Ulivi, David M. Harland - Science - 2007 - 536 pages
This fascinating book is a must-have text for space enthusiasts with an engineering bent. It is a detailed history of unmanned missions that have explored our solar system. The ...
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Exploring the Moon: The Apollo Expeditions

David M. Harland - Science - 2008 - 404 pages
In this comprehensive overview of Man’s relationship with his planet’s nearest neighbor, David Harland opens with a review of the robotic probes, namely the Rangers which ...
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Robotic Exploration of the Solar System: Part 4: The Modern Era 2004 –2013

Paolo Ulivi, David M. Harland - Science - 2014 - 567 pages
In Robotic Exploration of the Solar System, Paolo Ulivi and David Harland provide a comprehensive account of the design and management of deep-space missions, the spacecraft ...
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The Hubble Space Telescope: From Concept to Success

David J. Shayler, David M. Harland - Technology & Engineering - 2015 - 414 pages
The highly successful Hubble Space Telescope was meant to change our view and understanding of the universe. Within weeks of its launch in 1990, however, the space community ...
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Cassini at Saturn: Huygens Results

David M. Harland - Science - 2007 - 404 pages
*Brings the story of the Cassini-Huygens mission and their joint exploration of the Saturnian system right up to date. *Combines a review of previous knowledge of Saturn, its ...
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Enhancing Hubble's Vision: Service Missions That Expanded Our View of the ...

David J. Shayler, David M. Harland - Technology & Engineering - 2015 - 333 pages
This book tells the story of the four missions to maintain Hubble's successful operation. Between 1997 and 2009 these repaired, serviced and upgraded the instruments on the ...
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