Washington, DC: Am. Aviation Publications, 1967. 19 cm, 780, wraps, index, covers soiled, rear cover creased, publisher's ephemera laid in, Curtiss-Wright bookmark bound in on string.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Maxwell Air Force Base, AL: Air University Press, 1999. 572, wraps, figures, tables, chapter notes, bibliography, index, some wear and creasing to covers & spine.
New York: Random House, 1958. Fifth Printing. 164, illus., index, binding cracked at p. 6 & p. 154, boards and spine somewhat scuffed and soiled. Book for young readers.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1978. Oversized, 224, profusely illus. (many in color), maps, figures, appendices, reading list, index, boards somewhat scuffed and scratched.
New York: F. Watts, . First Printing. 25 cm, 273, DJ worn, small tears and some sticker residue to DJ.
Cambridge, MA: Ballinger Pub. Co, c1984. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 286, figures, tables, chapter notes, chapter references, index, DJ worn at corners and edges.
Cambridge, MA: Ballinger Pub. Co., 1984. Presumed First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, xiv, 286 pages. Figures. Tables. Chapter notes. Chapter references. Index. DJ has some wear, soiling, and edge tears. Inscribed on fep by Chapter 2 author Paul Stares to John Steinbruner, internationally renowned defense analyst. William J. Durch is a Distinguished Fellow of Stimson's Future of Peace Operations program. Prior to joining Stimson in 1990, Durch served as a Foreign Affairs Officer with the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, as a Research Fellow at the Harvard Center for Science and International Affairs, and as Assistant Director of the Defense and Arms Control Studies program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Since joining Stimson, he has been seconded as a Scientific Adviser to the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency, and served as Project Director for the landmark Panel on United Nations Peace Operations (the Brahimi Report, August 2000). Durch also serves as a consultant to the International Forum on Challenges of Peace Operations and for the United Nations on projects focused on improving the effectiveness of peacekeeping at headquarters and in the field. Durch holds a Ph.D. from MIT (Political Science/Defense Studies), an M.A. from George Washington University, and BSFS from Georgetown University.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1979. Quarto, 198, profusely illus. (many in color), maps, endpaper maps, figures, tables, index, boards somewhat scuffed, board corners worn.
New York: Morrow, c1990. First Edition. First Printing. 22 cm, 213, appendix, source notes, index.
Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1961. Presumed First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, xi, , 240 pages. Chronology. Abbreviations. Select Bibliography. Subject and Name Index. Pencil erasure residue on front endpaper. Minor wear to cover, some wear to spine lettering. Foreword by Deputy Administrator Hugh L. Dryden. Emme was an historian of science and technology and an aerospace historian. His education included a BA from Morningstar College in Iowa, 1941; MA, University of Iowa, 1946 and Ph. D. in 1949 both in Modern European History. He was a Navy pilot in the Pacific in World War II. He served in the Air Force Reserves, 1948-1972, retiring with the rank of colonel. In 1949, he became public historian for the Air University of the U.S. Air Force in Montgomery, Alabama before joining NASA, 1959-1979, as chief historian. His published books included: "The Impact of Air Power" 1959, "The History of Rocket Technology" 1964, and "A History of Space Flight" 1965. Emme wrote a brief survey of NASA in 1965, entitled "Historical Sketch of NASA (EP 29)", which was revised and expanded in 1976 by Frank W. Anderson, Jr. Emme was a member of many scholarly societies including the American Astrinautical Society for over 25 years.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1965. First? Edition. First? Printing. 179, illus., bibliography, index, front DJ flap price clipped, DJ in plastic sleeve.
Washington DC: United States, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Division. 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. vii, , 643,  pages. Footnotes. Illustrations. NASA Organization Charts. Index. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Minor edge soiling. Linda Neuman Ezell, from Fulton County, Illinois, was born in 1951. She graduated from Sangamon State University in 1974 and has also published in the field of military technology.
Washington DC: United States, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Scientific and Technical Information Division. 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. v, , 485,  pages. Footnotes. Illustrations. NASA Organization Charts. Index. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Minor edge soiling. Slightly cocked. Linda Neuman Ezell, from Fulton County, Illinois, was born in 1951. She graduated from Sangamon State University in 1974 and has also published in the field of military technology. This is Volume 3, Programs and Projects 1969-1978, of a multi-volume series providing a 20-year compilation of summary statistical and other data descriptive of NASA's programs in aeronautics and manned and unmanned spaceflight. This series is an important component of NASA published historical reference works, used by NASA personnel, managers, external researchers, and other government agencies.
Greenbelt, MD: Goddard Space Flight Center, 1985. First? Edition. First? Printing. 29, wraps, illus., footnotes.
Springfield, NJ: Enslow, 1999. First Printing. 64, chapter notes, glossary, references, index, review copy stamp on front endpaper.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1962. 193, chart, index, lib pocket & stamps, sm tear & crease margin p. 5, some soiling & number on fore-edge, DJ in plastic sleeve library sticker on DJ spine, some soiling to DJ. A collection of articles on the effects of the U.S. space effort on the economy, new electronic products available for civilian use, and the involvement of General Electric and North American Aviation in research and development programs, among other topics.
Washington, DC: American Astronautical Soc. 1969. First? Edition. First? Printing. 172, illus., usual library markings, sticker inside front board.
Chicago, IL: Childrens Press, c1982. 22 cm, 45, wraps, color illus., glossary, index, slight wear, soiling, and sticker residue to covers. A New True Book.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1965. 580, wraps, illus., fold-out charts, footnotes, index. Includes Addendum on Manned Spaceflight to August 30, 1965.
Washington DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1971. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Hardcover. , viii, 732 pages. Index. Pre-title page states Senate Documents, Vol.4-6, International Cooperation in Outer Space Symposium. Pencil erasure residue on fep. Ex-library with few library markings. Ex-United States Senate Library. Cover has slight wear and soiling. This symposium on "International Cooperation in Outer Space" brings together the contributions of 48 authors were were actively engaged in international space activities. As heads of operating agencies or as participants in research and development programs, the contributors have drawn upon their special knowledge and experience to produce the comprehensive information embodied in this document.
London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1955. First U.K.? Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 185, illus., DJ worn with large tears.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1967. First Edition. 256, color illus., tables, glossary, index, 1-1/2" tear p. 129, some soiling pp. 252 to rear flyleaf, small tear in cloth at spine.
New York: Philosophical Library, 1960. 260, DJ soiled and worn: small tears, small pieces missing.
Philadelphia, PA: General Electric, c. 1982? Quarto, 24, wraps, color illus., some scuffing to covers.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1988. 29 cm, 124, color illus., corners somewhat bumped, some wear to edges, pencil erasure on title page. Prologue by C. R. Chappell.