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76.
Proceedings of a Conference on Aerodynamically Heated Structures. Peter E. Glaser, ed.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1962. First? Edition. First? Printing. 33, illus., diagrams, DJ in plastic sleeve, pencil erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #40540]
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77.
Conflict in Space: A Pattern of War in a New Dimension. Michael N. Golovine.
London: Temple Press, [1962]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 23 cm, 146, illus. An early, salient, and prescient work on the militarization of space.
[Book #21043]
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78.
Space Flight Report to the Nation. Jerry Grey, Vivian Grey, eds.
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1962. 224, illus., maps, glossary, index, boards somewhat scuffed.
[Book #6132]
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Space Flight Report to the Nation. Jerry Grey, Vivian Grey, eds.
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1962. 224, illus., maps, glossary, index, DJ somewhat scuffed and some edge wear.
[Book #13024]
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80.
Leadership in Space; Selected Speeches of NASA Administrator Michael Griffin, May 2005-October 2008, NASA SP-20080564. Michael Griffin.
Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2008. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. xii, 329, [1] pages. Illustrations (many in color). Inscribed by author on fep. Michael Douglas Griffin (born November 1, 1949) is an American physicist and aerospace engineer who is the current Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering. He previously served as Administrator of NASA, the U.S. space agency, from April 13, 2005, to January 20, 2009. As NASA Administrator Griffin oversaw such areas as the future of human spaceflight, the fate of the Hubble telescope and NASA's role in understanding climate change. In April 2009 Griffin was named eminent scholar and a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the University of Alabama. Griffin had worked at NASA prior to serving as NASA Administrator, including as Associate Administrator for Exploration. When he was nominated as NASA chief, he was head of the Space Department at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL). In 2007 he was included in the TIME 100, the magazine's list of the 100 most influential people. Griffin's appointment as Administrator was associated with a significant shift in the direction of the agency.
[Book #74973]
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81.
Man in Space. Heinz Haber.
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1953. First Edition. 291, illus., typed list of dates taped inside rear board, tape stains inside rear flyleaf, bookplate inside front board.
[Book #17756]
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82.
Spinoff 1988. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1988. First Thus? Printing. 148, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #43781]
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Spinoff 1994. NP-214. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1994. First Thus? Printing. 132, wraps, color illus.
[Book #43779]
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84.
Spinoff, 1991: NASA, Office of Commercial Programs, Technology Utilization Division. NP-147. James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1991. Quarto, 144, wraps, profusely illus. in color, map, appendix, crease at spine.
[Book #11430]
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85.
A New Environment. Al Hall, ed.
Los Angeles, CA: Petersen Pub. Co. [1974]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 28 cm, 144, illus. (some color), minor soiling to some pages. Petersen's Book of Man in Space, v. 2.
[Book #38188]
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86.
The Space Telescope Observatory: Special Session of Commission 44, IAU 18th General Assembly, Patras, Greece, August 1982. Donald N. B. Hall, ed.
Washington, DC: NASA, 1982. 28 cm, 134, wraps. NASA CP-2244.
[Book #49699]
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87.
Space Biology: The Human Factors in Space Flight. James Stephen Hanrahan, David Bushnell.
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1962. Second Printing. 263, illus., notes, index, small stain inside front hinge, DJ scuffed and soiled: small tears, small pieces missing.
[Book #6274]
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88.
Space Biology: The Human Factors in Space Flight. James Stephen Hanrahan, David Bushnell.
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1960. 263, illus., notes, index, lib stamps & pocket, sm rough spot ins rear flylf, ink name ins fr flylf, bds soiled & corners worn.
[Book #8116]
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Space Biology: The Human Factors in Space Flight. James Stephen Hanrahan, David Bushnell.
New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1960. 263, illus., notes, index, bookplate inside front board, DJ soiled and stained: small tears, small pieces missing, edges worn.
[Book #8160]
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90.
A New Sun: The Solar Results From Skylab. NASA SP-402. Alden Hatch.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1979. Quarto, 198, profusely illus. (many in color), maps, endpaper maps, figures, tables, index, damp stains in bottom margins (some pgs stuck).
[Book #33727]
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91.
Toward the Endless Frontier: History of the Committee on Science and Technology, 1959-79. Ken Hechler.
Washington, DC: U.S. House of Representatives: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1980. Presumed first edition/first printing. Wraps. xxxvi, 1073 p. 27 cm. Illustrations. Source Notes. Selected Bibliography. Index.
[Book #62380]
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92.
Countdown: A History of Space Flight. T. A. Heppenheimer.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997. First Printing. 24 cm, 398, illus., notes, bibliography, index, usual library markings, DJ in plastic sleeve.
[Book #39998]
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Countdown; A History of Space Flight. T. A. Heppenheimer.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1997. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 24 cm. x, 398, [4] pages. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. DJ has some wear, soiling, and small tears and chips. T. A. Heppenheimer's acclaimed chronicle of rockets, politics, and the pioneers who dared to reach beyond humanity's limits. "The most comprehensive, up-to-date, and best written history of space flight there is."-The Times "A lively account of the development of space activities in the U.S. and the Soviet Union. . . as good a one-volume overview of space as exists."-Scientific American. "Countdown is by far the best history of space flight I have ever read. It is detailed, lucidly written for the layman, and full of fascinating stories.-Adrian Berry, Daily Telegraph. "Science writer Heppenheimer's readable account provides a timely historical overview of the early visionaries, the engineers, and the geopolitical forces that placed men on the moon and created today's aerospace industry. . . . A thoughtful analysis that is highly recommended.-Library Journal. "By far the most significant and technically insightful account of the ventures into the space environment I have seen. . . . Heppenheimer] concentrates unerringly on key elements, both technical and managerial, in this account of man's initial space ventures."-Lee Atwood, Former president and chairman, North American Aviation Corporation. "Like a skilled artisan, Heppenheimer weaves social, political, scientific, technological, military, and economic threads of the history of space flight into a tapestry that reveals fascinating patterns and themes."-Publishers Weekly.
[Book #74063]
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94.
Moon Shot! William Hines.
Washington, DC: U.S. Information Service, 1964. First? Edition. First? Printing. 18, wraps, illus., diagrams, footnotes, some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #40060]
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95.
Our Modern Navy. Joseph L. Howard.
Princeton, NJ: Van Nostrand, [1961]. 27 cm, 179, illus., some wear to DJ edges and corners, some tears to DJ.
[Book #20696]
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96.
Our Modern Navy. Joseph L. Howard.
Place_Pub: Princeton, NJ: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc, 1961. First? Edition. First? Printing. 27 cm, 179, illus., index, DJ slightly worn and soiled, book slightly sprung.
[Book #51989]
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97.
Highlights in Astronomy. Fred Hoyle.
San Francisco, CA: W. H. Freeman & Company, 1975. Second Printing. 179, wraps, illus. (some in color), index, questions and topics for discussion, pencil erasure on half-title, some cover wear/soil.
[Book #41193]
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Journal of the Aero/Space Sciences, November 25, Number 11, November 1958. Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences.
Easton, PA: Inst/Aeronautical Sciences, 1958. 28 cm, 63, wraps, illus., highlighting/underlining, worn.
[Book #37678]
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Journal of the Aeronautical Sciences, Volume 16, Number 3, March 1949. Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences.
Easton, PA: Inst/Aeronautical Sciences, 1949. 28 cm, 59, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling Fascinating snapshot of aeronautical/aerospace science between World War IIand the Korean War.
[Book #37676]
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Journal of the Aeronautical Sciences, Volume 17, Number 1, January 1950. Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences.
Easton, PA: Inst/Aeronautical Sciences, 1950. 28 cm, 64, wraps, illus., worn and soiled One of the articles was co-authored by R. S. Seamans (later an Administrator of NASA?). Snapshot of aviation science between World War II and the Korean War.
[Book #37677]
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