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Astronautics: Journal of the American Astronautical Society, Volume II, Number 1, Spring 1955. Frederick I. Ordway, ed, III.
New York: American Astronautical Soc. 1955. 40, wraps, illus., diagrams, some wear and soiling to covers.
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177.
The Journal of Astronautics, Volume II, Number 2, Summer 1955. Frederick I. Ordway, ed, III.
New York: American Astronautical Soc. 1955. 47 pages. Wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers, tear at top of spine, erasure on p. 41. Signed by the editor (Ordway).
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178.
Journal of Astronautics, Volume II, Number 3, Fall 1955. Frederick I. Ordway, ed, III.
New York: American Astronautical Soc. 1955. 47 pages. Wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers, erasure residue on p. 89. Signed by the editor (Ordway). SIGNED.
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179.
Basic Astronautics: An Introduction to Space Science, Engineering, and Medicine. Frederick I. Ordway, James Patrick, Gardner, III, Mitchell R. Sharpe, Jr.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1962. First Edition. 587, illus., figures, tables, chapter review questions, bibliography, index, slight discolor inside boards & flyleaves.
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180.
Space History. Tony Osman.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1983. First U.S. Edition (stated). First Printing (Stated). Hardcover. 215, [1] pages. Illustrations. Endpaper maps. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Ex-library with the usual library markings. DJ is in a plastic sleeve. Tony Osman was a noted British journalist. He joined the Sunday Times in 1969 and reported oh the first moon landing. He was subsequently assigned to work in Houston and witnessed other space voyages from there. He became Chairman of the Association of British Science Writers and returning to London, he also became the Science Editor of The Sunday Times Magazine.
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181.
Voyager; Seeking Newer Worlds in the Third Great Age of Discovery. Stephen J. Pyne.
New York: Viking, 2010. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xix, [1], 444 pages. Illustrations. Appendix (includes Chronology of Major Lunar and Planetary Missions). Notes. Sources. Index. Stephen J. Pyne is a professor in the School of Life Sciences at Arizona State University, specializing in environmental history, the history of exploration, and the history of fire. Pyne received his bachelor's degree at Stanford University after graduating from Brophy College Preparatory, a Jesuit high school, in Phoenix, Arizona. He later attained his master's (1974) and Ph.D. degrees (1976) at the University of Texas at Austin. A MacArthur Fellowship came to him in 1988. He has also received a Fulbright Fellowship to Sweden, been awarded two National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships (one to Antarctica), and has enjoyed two tours at the National Humanities Center. He has been a professor at Arizona State University since 1985. His writings have focused on the history of exploration, using the concept of three great ages of discovery as an organizing theme.
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182.
NASA Space Research & Technology Overview (ITP); Presentation to: Civil Space Technology Development Technology Transfer Workshop. Gregory M. Reck.
Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1992. Reprint. Staplebound. 90 sheets/45 pages as printed on one side only. Illustrations. This is a hard copy vugraph presentation that is a mix of text slides, data slides, diagrams, and illustrations. Dr. Reck was the Director for Space Technology, Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology at NASA when he delivered this overview presentation. This is a wonderful snapshot in time of the state-of-knowledge, the state-of-practice, and the state of space-related technology in the early 1990's as pursued by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology was connected with the Ames, Dryden, Langley, and Lewis Research Centers, High Performance Computing, Space Technology, Space Experiments, and the National Aero-space Plane.
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183.
OAST Space Research & Technology Applications; Technology Transfer Successes. Gregory M. Reck.
Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1992. Presumed reprint of First Edition, First printing thus. Staplebound. 54 pages plus covers. Most sheets printed on both sides. Illustrations. This is a hard copy vugraph presentation that is a mix of text slides, data slides, diagrams, and illustrations. Dr. Reck was the Director for Space Technology, Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology at NASA when he delivered this overview presentation. This is a wonderful snapshot in time of the state-of-knowledge, the state-of-practice, and the state of space-related technology in the early 1990's as pursued by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology was connected with the Ames, Dryden, Langley, and Lewis Research Centers, High Performance Computing, Space Technology, Space Experiments, and the National Aero-space Plane.
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184.
Space R&T Overview. Gregory M. Reck.
Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1992. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Staplebound. 46 pages plus covers. Most sheets printed on both sides. Illustrations. This is a hard copy vugraph presentation that is a mix of text slides, data slides, diagrams, and illustrations. This presentation addresses Organization, Objectives and Structure, Program Elements and Milestones, Planning and Resources, Accomplishments, and the Roles of the NASA Centers. Dr. Reck was the Director for Space Technology, Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology at NASA when he delivered this overview presentation. This is a wonderful snapshot in time of the state-of-knowledge, the state-of-practice, and the state of space-related technology in the early 1990's as pursued by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Office of Aeronautics and Space Technology was connected with the Ames, Dryden, Langley, and Lewis Research Centers, High Performance Computing, Space Technology, Space Experiments, and the National Aero-space Plane.
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185.
Russians in Space. Evgeny Riabchikov, trans. by Guy Daniels Nikolai P. Kamanin.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1971. First Edition. 300, illus., footnotes, sm rough spot ins fr flylf, top corner fr DJ flap cut off, DJ worn & soiled: sm tears, sm pieces missing.
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186.
The Journal of Practical Applications In Space, Volume 1, Number 4, Summer 1990. Robert C. Richardson, ed.
Arlington, VA: High Frontier, 1990. 96, wraps, illus., diagrams, footnotes, references, ink notations on rear endpaper, covers somewhat worn/soiled, some underlining.
[Book #46772]
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187.
Astronautics and Aeronautics, 1976: A Chronology. Eleanor H. Ritchie.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1984. 397, wraps, illus., tables, index, usual library markings, some wear and soiling to covers.
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188.
The Society of Space. Peter Ritner.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961. First Printing. 144, front DJ flap price clipped, DJ worn, soiled, and small edge tears.
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189.
A Spacefaring People: Perspectives on Early Spaceflight; NASA SP-4405. Alex Roland, ed.
Washington, DC: NASA, 1985. Trade paperback. viii, 156 pages. Wraps, illus., diagrams, references, covers somewhat worn and soiled.
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190.
Bicentennial Space Symposium: New Themes for Space. Mankind's Future Needs and Aspirations. William C. Schneider, ed.
San Diego, CA: American Astronautical Soc. 1977. First? Edition. First? Printing. 229, illus., diagrams, references, usual library markings, boards somewhat worn and soiled, pencil erasure on front endpaper.
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191.
Raymond Loewy: Pioneer of American Industrial Design. Angela Schönberger.
Munich: New York, NY, USA: Prestel, 1990. Presumed first English Edition/first printing. Wraps. 262 p. : ill. (some col. ); 31 cm. Chronology. Bibliography. Index of Companies and Products, Index of Names. Publisher's ephemera laid in.
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192.
Legend and Legacy: The Story of Boeing and Its People. Robert J. Serling.
New York: St. Martin's Press, c1992. First Edition. First Printing. 25 cm, 480, illus. The official history of the Boeing company which, in addition to the aviation portion, includes Bomarc, Minuteman, Lunar Rover Vehicle, Dyna- Soar, Saturn V, and space station.
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193.
The View From a Distant Star: Man's Future in the Universe. Harlow Shapley.
New York: Basic Books, 1963. First? Edition. First? Printing. 212, footnotes, index, DJ in plstic sleeve, DJ somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #41320]
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194.
Soviet Space Science, Second Revised and Extended Edition. Ari Shternfeld, Wright Patterson AFB, trans. by the Technical Documents Liaison Office.
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1959. 2nd Revised Edition. 361, figures, tables, appendix, index, DJ somewhat scuffed: small edge tears/chips.
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195.
Space Activities of the United States, Soviet Union, and Other Launching Countries/Organizations: 1957-1982; Report Prepared by the Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, for the Subcommittee on Space Science and Applications transmitted to the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session, Serial F April 1983. Marcia Smith, S.
Washington DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1983. This is in further revision of an original report by Charles S. Sheldon II. Wraps. xv, [1], 133, [3] pages. Figure. Tables. Cover has some wear and soiling. The author was a specialist in Aerospace and Telecommunications systems. Marcia S. Smith, Director of the Library of Congress’s Science and Technology Division of the Congressional Research Service from 1984-1985. Marcia S. Smith became President of the Space and Technology Policy Group, LLC in Arlington, VA, which specializes in policy analysis of civil, military and commercial space programs, and other technology areas. From March 2006-March 2009, Ms. Smith was Director of the Space Studies Board (SSB) at the National Research Council (NRC), and from January 2007-March 2009 additionally was Director of the NRC’s Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board (ASEB). Previously, Ms. Smith was a senior level specialist in aerospace and telecommunications policy at the Congressional Research Service (CRS), Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Ms. Smith specialized in U.S. and foreign military and civilian space activities, as well as telecommunications issues. She worked at CRS from 1975-2006, except for a one year leave of absence from 1985-1986 while she served as Executive Director of the U.S. National Commission on Space. Ms. Smith is the author or co-author of more than 220 reports and articles on space, nuclear energy, and telecommunications issues. Ms. Smith is a Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
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196.
Halfway to Anywhere: Achieving America's Destiny in Space. G. Harry Stine, George Harry.
New York: M. Evans and Company, 1996. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 304 pages, 28 cm, illus., appendix, bibliography, index, usual library markings, DJ in plastic sleeve, DJ pasted to boards.
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197.
The Supernova: A Stellar Spectacle. NASA EP-126; A curriculum project of the American Astronomical Society, prepared with the cooperation of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the National Science Foundation. W. C. Straka.
Washington, DC: National Aeronautics and Astronautics Administration. 1976. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. Quarto. ix, [1]m 37, [1] pages. Wraps. Illustrations. Figures. Table. Sources of Further Information. Suggested Discussion Topics and Projects. Glossary. Covers somewhat soiled, some wear to cover and spine edges. This publication was intended for teachers of secondary school science teachers; it was a joint project of the American Astronomical Society, NASA, and the National Science Foundation. The life of a star, the supernova, related objects and their importance in astronomy and science in general are discussed. Written primarily for science teachers of secondary school chemistry, physics, and earth sciences, the booklet contains a glossary, reference sources, suggested topics for discussion, and projects for individual or group assignment.
[Book #11338]
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198.
Space and Society: Studies for the Seminar on Problems of Outer Space. Howard Jack Taubenfeld, ed.
Dobbs Ferry, NY: Oceana Publications, 1964. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 172, bibliographical footnotes, some page discoloration. Introduction by Joseph E. Johnson.
[Book #38072]
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199.
Science and Technology Series, Volume 29: Space Technology Transfer to Community and Industry. Ralph H. Tripp, John K. Stotz, eds, Jr.
Tarzana, CA: American Astronautical Soc. 1972. 185, figures, footnotes, lib stamps (some crossed out in marker), glue stain inside rear board, bookplate removed ins front board.
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200.
The Observer's Book of Unmanned Spaceflight. The Observer's Pocket Serices, 52. Reginald Turnill.
London: Frederick Warne, c1974. First? Edition. First? Printing. 15 cm, 191, illus. (some color), index, front DJ flap price clipped, sticker residue on DJ.
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