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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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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 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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Space Flight: History, Technology, and Operations

Lance K. Erickson - Science - 2010 - 668 pages
Space exploration has fascinated us since the launch of the first primitive rockets more than 3,000 years ago, and it continues to fascinate us today. The data gathered from ...
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Rocketdyne: Powering Humans Into Space

Robert S. Kraemer, Vince Wheelock - Science - 2006 - 274 pages
From the first American orbiting satellite, to Neil Armstrong, and Buzz Aldrin's historical walk on the Moon, virtually every major achievement in American Space history was ...
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