The Saturn V F 1 Engine

Author: Anthony Young
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387096292
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Much of the history recorded in these books was acquired from personal interviews with the principal engineers involved with vehicle and engine design programs.

The Apollo Lunar Samples

Author: Anthony Young
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1461461855
Size: 15.55 MB
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This book focuses on the specific mission planning for lunar sample collection, the equipment used, and the analysis and findings concerning the samples at the Lunar Receiving Laboratory in Texas.

Stages To Saturn

Author: Roger E. Bilstein
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 0788181866
Size: 45.28 MB
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This book not only tells the important story of the development of the Saturn rocket, and the people who designed and built it, but also recounts the stirring exploits of its operational life from orbital missions around Earth testing ...

Rocketdyne

Author: Robert S. Kraemer
Publisher: AIAA
ISBN: 9781563477546
Size: 44.93 MB
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And, that record has stood true for over forty years, as today the Space Shuttle program continues to rely on engines designed and built by Rocketdyne. This book is the story behind that unprecedented accomplishment.

The Apollo Guidance Computer

Author: Frank O'Brien
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1441908773
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Much of this work centered on his primary interests, the Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) and the Lunar Module. These Journals are generally considered the canonical online reference on the flights to the Moon.

Spaceflight And The Myth Of Presidential Leadership

Author: Roger D. Launius
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252066320
Size: 43.15 MB
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Setting the tone for the collection, Roger Launius and Howard McCurdy maintain that the nation's presidency had become imperial by the mid-1970s and that supporters of the space program had grown to find relief in such a presidency, which ...

Dream Missions

Author: Michel van Pelt
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319539418
Size: 66.60 MB
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This book takes the reader on a journey through the history of extremely ambitious, large and complex space missions that never happened.

Soviet And Russian Lunar Exploration

Author: Brian Harvey
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387739769
Size: 43.64 MB
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This book tells the story of the Soviet and Russian lunar programme, from its origins to the present-day federal Russian space programme.

Men Of Empire

Author: Monique O'Connell
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801891450
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In this institutional and administrative history, Monique O’Connell explains the structures, processes, practices, and laws by which Venice maintained its vast overseas holdings.

Cold War Space Sleuths

Author: Dominic Phelan
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461430526
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This book shows that dedicated observers were often better than professionals at interpreting that information coming out of the USSR during the dark days of the Cold War.