Author: Heather Feldman
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823962440
Size: 10.44 MB
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Describes the launch of the first space satellite by the Soviet Union in 1957.


Author: Paul Dickson
Publisher: Walker
ISBN: 9780802779519
Size: 42.34 MB
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In Sputnik, Paul Dickson chronicles the dramatic events and developments leading up to and emanating from Sputnik's launch.

From Sputnik To Minerva

Author: Sean Kay
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437915949
Size: 15.35 MB
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Rather than focusing primarily on traditional professional military educ., this analysis examines how educ. has been used as a tool of American power.

Russia S Sputnik Generation

Author: Donald J. Raleigh
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253218421
Size: 53.15 MB
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Russia's Sputnik Generation presents the life stories of eight 1967 graduates of School No. 42 in the Russian city of Saratov.

Sputnik Sweetheart

Author: Haruki Murakami
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448104769
Size: 69.19 MB
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Sumire is in love with a woman seventeen years her senior.

Astronomy From Space

Author: James Cornell
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262030977
Size: 42.25 MB
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Describes what space probes have taught us about the inner and outer planets, discusses x-ray astronomy, the space telescope, and artificial satellites, and looks at how astronomy has changed since the launch of Sputnik twenty-five years ...

Sputnik And The Space Race

Author: Jordan Johnson (Children's author)
ISBN: 9781502627322
Size: 11.90 MB
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Each side was determined to demonstrate technological acumen and military prowess through the ultimate space race. This book explores how technological power was used in the fight for political dominance.

Reconsidering Sputnik

Author: Roger D. Lanius
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134960263
Size: 32.93 MB
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Simon, Leslie, 210 Singer, S. Fred, 233, 236 Skylark Rocket, 293—94 Smirnov,
Leonid, 284 Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, 135 Snow, C. P., 340—41
Society for the Study of Interplanetary Communications, 4, 17—18, 26—27 Soviet
Academy of Sciences, aerospace RSCD, 95—97; and building of Sputnik 1, 54—
67; and conception of Sputnik 1, 44—54; and cooperation with IGY, 133—39; and
creation of Soviet space industry, 95—115; and CSAGI Conference on Rockets ...