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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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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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The First Space Race: Launching the World's First Satellites

Matt Bille, Erika Lishock - Technology & Engineering - 2004 - 214 pages
The First Space Race reveals the inside story of an epic adventure with world-altering stakes. From 1955 to 1958, American and Soviet engineers battled to capture the world’s ...
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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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Rockets Into Space

Frank H. Winter - Science - 1990 - 165 pages
Traces the development of rockets, looks at new propulsion systems being proposed, and discusses the ways in which modern rockets can be used
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