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26.
Bound for the Stars. Saul J. Adelman, Benjamin Adelman.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1981. 1st Paperback Edition. Wraps. 335 pages. Wraps, illus., notes, index, some wear cover edges, soiling rear cover, top corner rear cover bent. Signed by both authors. INSCRIBED.
[Book #16233]
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27.
The 1962 Aerospace Year Book. Aerospace Industries Association.
Washington, DC: American Aviation Pubs. 1962. Forty-Third Edition. 484, illus., index, front flyleaf removed, ink note on title page, DJ sorn, soiled, torn, and chipped.
[Book #47887]
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The 1966 Aerospace Year Book. Inc Aerospace Industries Association of America.
New York: Spartan Books, 1966. Forty-Fourth Edition. 528, illus., chronology, index, usual library markings, DJ worn, soiled, torn, and chipped, p. 125/6 torn & creased (complete).
[Book #46749]
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The Aerospace Year Book, 1960. Inc Aircraft Industries Association, James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: American Aviation Pub., Inc. 1960. Forty-First Edition. Quarto, 478, illus., chronology, index, usual library markings, edges rubbed, corners bent, boards somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #46750]
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The Aerospace Year Book, 1960. Inc Aircraft Industries Association, James J. Haggerty.
Washington, DC: American Aviation Pub., Inc. 1960. Forty-First Edition. Quarto, 478, illus., chronology, index, boards somewhat worn and soiled, book slightly cocked, some weakness to rear board.
[Book #56396]
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31.
Magnificent Desolation; The Long Journey Home From the Moon. Buzz Aldrin, Ken Abraham.
2009. First Edition [stated], Fourth Printing [stated]. Hardcover. viii, [2], 326 pages. Illustrations (some in color). A Note About ShareSpace. Index. Signed by Buzz Aldrin on title page. Fore-edge has gotten stained, as has inside of DJ (spilt coffee?). No significant impact to exterior of DJ or text. Buzz Aldrin (born Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr.; January 20, 1930) is an American engineer, former astronaut, and Command Pilot in the United States Air Force. As Lunar Module Pilot on the Apollo 11 mission, he and mission commander Neil Armstrong were the first two humans to land on the Moon. Aldrin set foot on the Moon at 03:15:16 on July 21, 1969 (UTC), 9 minutes after Armstrong first touched the surface. One of his first missions was on Gemini 12 where he successfully proved that extravehicular activity (EVA) could be performed by astronauts, spending over 5 hours outside the craft, thus achieving the goals of the Gemini program and paving the way for the Apollo program.
[Book #74964]
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32.
Encounter with Tiber. Buzz Aldrin, John Barnes.
New York: Aspect, 1996. First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 560 pages. Illus., top edge soiled, slightly cocked, slight wear and soiling to DJ. Signed by the author (Aldrin). SIGNED.
[Book #26482]
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33.
The Return. Buzz Aldrin, John Barnes.
New York: Tom Doherty Associates, 2000. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 301 pages. Signed by the author (Buzz Aldrin). SIGNED.
[Book #54085]
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34.
Men from Earth. Buzz Aldrin, Malcolm McConnell.
New York: Bantam Books, 1989. First Printing. 312, illus., references, notes, index, green ink notation inside front flyleaf, front DJ flap price clipped.
[Book #41246]
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35.
Men from Earth. Buzz Aldrin, Malcolm McConnell.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1997. Collector's Edition. Limited Edition, Number 1103 of 3000. Leather bound. xxii, 312, [2] pages. Color Frontis Illustration. Illustrations References Notes. Index. Removed from original shrinkwrap for cataloguing. The Easton Press's books are known for their elegant covers. Each book has the following features: Bound in genuine leather; Spine accented with 22 kt gold; Printed on archival paper; and Gilded page edges. The special contents of this edition were copyrighted in 1997 by The Easton Press. Facsimile signature of Buzz Aldrin on front cover. Authentic signature of Buzz Aldrin is on the Collector's Edition page above the number of the limited edition. Laid in is a Certificate of Authenticity signed by Buzz Aldrin and dated 11-20-96 and witnessed by Lois Aldrin and dated 11-20-96. The certificate indicated that the Author received 25 additional unnumbered copies over and above the 3000 individually numbered copies. The Certificate is also signed by Roy S. Pfeil, Publisher. Thus there are two Aldrin autographs! Also laid in is an unattached Easton bookplate.
[Book #75494]
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Return to Earth. Edwin E. "Buzz Aldrin, " Jr., Wayne Warga.
New York: Random House, 1973. Book Club Edition. 338, illus., slight darkening to a few pages, DJ edges worn and small tears.
[Book #10625]
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Return to Earth. Edwin E. "Buzz Aldrin, " Jr., Wayne Warga.
New York: Random House, 1973. Book Club Edition. 338, illus., front board weak & strengthened with glue, DJ scuffed, DJ edges worn and rubbed: small edge tears and chips.
[Book #10697]
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38.
Return to Earth. Edwin E. "Buzz Aldrin, " Jr., Wayne Warga.
New York: Random House, 1973. First Edition. First Printing. 338, illus., sticker residue on front DJ, rear DJ flap creased, slight wear to top & bottom DJ edges.
[Book #56803]
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39.
Space Shuttle! The fascinating story of the new earth-space transportation system. George Alexander.
n.p. n.p. 1977. First Printing. 64, wraps, profusely illus. (many color), some wear to cover edges, small rough spot top corner of front cover.
[Book #12140]
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Space Shuttle!; The fascinating story of the new earth-space transportation system. George Alexander.
n.p. n.p. 1977. First Printing. Wraps. 64 pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (some in color). Cover has some wear and soiling This was published prior to the first Space Shuttle launch. The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system operated by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), as part of the Space Shuttle program. Its official program name was Space Transportation System (STS). The first of four orbital test flights occurred in 1981, leading to operational flights beginning in 1982. Five complete Shuttle systems were built and used on a total of 135 missions from 1981 to 2011, launched from the Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida. Operational missions launched numerous satellites, interplanetary probes, and the Hubble Space Telescope (HST); conducted science experiments in orbit; and participated in construction and servicing of the International Space Station. The Shuttle fleet's total mission time was 1322 days, 19 hours, 21 minutes and 23 seconds.
[Book #16359]
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41.
Space Shuttle!; The fascinating story of the new earth-space transportation system. George Alexander.
Kennedy Space Center, FL: TWA Services Inc. 1983. Second Revision. Wraps. 68 pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many color). This booklet has information on the first four Shuttle missions. Cover has some wear and soiling. The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft system operated by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), as part of the Space Shuttle program. Its official program name was Space Transportation System (STS). The first of four orbital test flights occurred in 1981, leading to operational flights beginning in 1982. Five complete Shuttle systems were built and used on a total of 135 missions from 1981 to 2011, launched from the Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida. Operational missions launched numerous satellites, interplanetary probes, and the Hubble Space Telescope (HST); conducted science experiments in orbit; and participated in construction and servicing of the International Space Station. The Shuttle fleet's total mission time was 1322 days, 19 hours, 21 minutes and 23 seconds.
[Book #74952]
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42.
The Space Shuttle at Work; NASA SP-432/NASA EP-156. Howard Allaway.
Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1979. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. [8], 76 pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many in color) with color fold-out illustration. Index. Howard Allaway, American editor, writer. Recipient Exceptional Service medal National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1973. He was with the Associated Press, New York City, 1936-1940. Picture editor, city editor, national editor, news editor Prime Minister, New York City, 1940-1948. Associate editor Popular Science Monthly, 1948-1950, managing editor, 1951-1957, editor, 1957-1962. He was then managing editor Consumer Reports magazine, Mount Vernon, New York, 1962-1963. Assistant to Sunday editor New York Times, 1950-1951. Deputy director, technical publications division National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1963-1964, deputy director science and technical information division, 1965-1966, public affairs officer space science, manned flight, space applications, 1966-1976.
[Book #12577]
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43.
Entering Space: An Astronaut's Odyssey. Joseph P. Allen, Russell Martin.
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1973. First? Edition. Oversized, 223, profusely illus. in color, reading list, index, slight creasing to top and bottom DJ edges.
[Book #11755]
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Entering Space: An Astronaut's Odyssey. Joseph P. Allen, Russell Martin.
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1986. Revised Edition. Oversized, 240, profusely illus. in color, index, DJ in plastic sleeve, lower corner front flyleaf creased.
[Book #43833]
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45.
Dictionary of Technical Terms for Aerospace Use. NASA SP-7. William H. Allen, ed.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1965. First Edition. 314, tables (including 1 fold-out table), bibliography, boards and spine slightly soiled, some foxing to spine.
[Book #9846]
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National Geographic, Volume 205, No. 1, January 2004; Official Journal of the National Geographic Society. William L. Allen, -in-Chief.
Washington DC: National Geographic Society, 2004. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. [36], 117, [15] pages. Illustrations (most in color). Maps. Advertisements. Cover has slight wear and soiling. Cover story is about Mars by Oliver Morton. The article is entitled Mars Revisited and has a fold-out image. It addresses the question of Is There Life in the Ancient Ice? The article goes from page 2 to page 31. Other content includes the Himba of Southern Africa (Namibia), Patagonia, Himalayan Sanctuary (Hanle Valley), Frozen Arctic, Mining in Montana, and a Bronze Age Map of the Stars.
[Book #75480]
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47.
Vistas in Astronautics: Second Annual Astronautics Symposium. Morton Alperin, Hollingsworth F. Gregory, eds.
New York: Pergamon Press, 1959. First? Edition. First? Printing. 318, illus., references, index, usual library markings, front flyleaf removed.
[Book #41544]
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48.
Vistas in Astronautics: First Annual Air Force Office of Scientific Research Astronautics Symposium. Morton Alperin, Marvin Stern, Harold Wooster, eds.
New York: Pergamon Press, 1958. First? Edition. First? Printing. 330, illus., references, index, usual library markings, front flyleaf removed.
[Book #41543]
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49.
Computers--Key to Total Systems Control. Proceedings of the Eastern Joint Computer Conference, Washington, DC, 12/12-14/61. American Federation of Information Processing Societies.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961. Quarto, 380, illus., figures, tables, charts, references, foxing & discolor ins bds & flylves, foxing to fore-edge, DJ quite worn & foxed.
[Book #10774]
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Book of Abstracts: 43rd Congress of the International Astronomical Federation [IAF]. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Washington, DC: AIAA, 1992. First? Edition. First? Printing. 716, wraps, a few illustrations but mostly textual summaries, some ink marks in text, covers somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #42377]
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