Sputnik And The Soviet Space Challenge

Author: Asif A. Siddiqi
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Based on new Russian sources, Siddiqi's book reveals the truth about the Soviet space program to tell a technical, political, and personal history of the major Soviet initiatives. Photos & illustrations.

Challenge To Apollo

Author: Asif A. Siddiqi
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Taking advantage of the Soviet archives, which were opened in the 1990s, Siddiqi has written a groundbreaking work that examines why the Soviet Union fell behind in the space race of the 1960s after changing the course of human history with ...

Into The Cosmos

Author: James T. Andrews
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 082297746X
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Into the Cosmos shows us the fascinating interplay of Soviet politics, science, and culture during the Khrushchev era, and how the space program became a binding force between these elements.

A Ball A Dog And A Monkey

Author: Michael D'Antonio
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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Asif Siddiqi, Sputnik and the Soviet Space Challenge (Gainesville: University
Press of Florida, 2000), pp. 165—66. 5.Siddiqi, Sputnik and the Soviet Space
Challenge, pp. 12—14. Further information on purges in James Harford, Korolev
(New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997), pp. 49—53. See also official Web site of
administration of the city of Korolev: http://www.korolev.ru/. 6.For Korolev's
rehabilitation, see Harford, Korolev, p. 91. For his personality, see Siddiqi,
Sputnik and the Soviet ...

Eisenhower S Sputnik Moment

Author: Yanek Mieczkowski
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801467926
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In Eisenhower's Sputnik Moment, Yanek Mieczkowski examines the early history of America's space program, reassessing Eisenhower's leadership.

Into The Cosmos

Author: James T. Andrews
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
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Asif Siddiqi, Sputnik and the Soviet Space Challenge (Gainesville: University
Press of Florida, 2003), 243. 39. Not, as the author William Shelton has reported,
“a few months after Sputnik.” William Shelton, Soviet Space Exploration: The First
Decade (New York: Washington Square Press, 1968), 107. 40. Harrison, Driving
the Soviets up the Wall, 186. 41. Siddiqi, Sputnik and the Soviet Space
Challenge, 292. 42. Shelton, Soviet Space Exploration, 121. Siddiqi, Sputnik and
the Soviet ...

The Red Rockets Glare

Author: Asif A. Siddiqi
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521897602
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An academic study on the birth of the Soviet space program, situating the birth of cosmic enthusiasm within Russian and Soviet history.

The Soviet Space Race With Apollo

Author: Asif A. Siddiqi
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"--Air Power History "An extraordinary volume. . . . This is not simply an account of one side of the space race. It is nothing less than the first full-scale, detailed explanation of how and why the Soviet Union led the world into space.

The Cosmic Compendium Interstellar Travel

Author: Rupert W Anderson
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ISBN: 1329022025
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8.9.4 Replicas A copy of Sputnik 2 that was used in testing before the launch is
located at Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center in Hutchinson, Kansas.[15]
8.9.5 Footnotes [1] McDowell, Jonathan. “Satellite Catalog”. Jonathan's Space
Page. Retrieved 29 October 2013. [2] “Russian Space Web”. [3] “Sputnik-2”. 2007
. [4] Siddiqi, Asif A.. Sputnik and the Soviet Space Challenge, Gainesville, Florida.
The University of Florida Press, 2003, p. 155. ISBN 0-8130-2627-X [5] Zaloga, ...

Russia S Sputnik Generation

Author: Donald J. Raleigh
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253218421
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Praeger, 2003. Shlapentokh, Vladimir. Love, Marriage, and Friendship in the
Soviet Union: Ideals and Practices. New York: Praeger, 1 984. . A Normal
Totalitarian Society: How the Soviet Union Functioned and How It Collapsed.
Armonk, N.Y: M. E. Sharpe, 2001. . Public and Private Life of the Soviet People:
Changing Values in Post-Stalin Russia. New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.
Siddiqi, Asif A. Sputnik and the Soviet Space Challenge. Gainesville: University
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