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Space Flight: The Coming Exploration of the Universe. Lester del Rey.
New York: Golden Press, c. 1959. 7 thru 54 only, profusely illus. in color, figures, index, pages slightly darkened, ink names ins fr flylf & rear bd, ink marks ins fr bdboards soiled, board and spine edges worn, price sticker on front board, plastic coating on boards starting to peel slightly. Part of the Golden Library of Knowledge series for young readers. Index has no entries prior to page 7, so the lost pages appear to be title page, flyleaf, table of contents and such like. Text appears to be complete.
[Book #13391]
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Partners in Space: International Cooperation in Space. Strategies for the New Century: The Final Project Report. Jean-Francois Delpech, John M. Logsdon, Brad M. Meslin.
Arlington, VA: U.S.-CREST, 1993. First? Edition. First? Printing. Wraps. 108 pages. Wraps, illus., maps, pencil erasure on title page. Signed by the co-author (Logsdon). SIGNED.
[Book #41148]
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Radioisotopes for Aerospace: Proceedings of the First Symposium on Radioisotope Applications, February 15-17, 1966. John C. Dempsey, Paul Polishuk, eds.
New York: Plenum Press, 1966. 439 & 446, 2 vols., illus., tables, charts, references, index, paper clip impressions on a few pages, library stamps & pocket.
[Book #9844]
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Space: The High Frontier in Perspective. Worldwatch Paper 50, August 1982. Daniel Deudney.
Washington, DC: Worldwatch Institute, 1982. 72, wraps, figures, notes, pencil & ink underlining and notes, some pages creased, some creasing to cover edges.
[Book #16239]
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Proceedings of the 4th Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, Paris, August 24-28, 1964. Robert R. Dexter, ed.
Washington, DC: Spartan Books, Inc. 1965. 1137, illus., figures, tables, charts, chap refs, apps, index, marg pencil checks on a few pgs, lib stamps & pocket, bds soiled.
[Book #7318]
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All About Satellites and Space Ships. David Dietz.
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.
[Book #14398]
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Surfaces and Interiors of Planets and Satellites. Audouin Dollfus, ed.
London: Academic Press, 1970. First? Edition. First? Printing. 569, illus., chapter references, index, usual library markings, tear at top of spine.
[Book #41877]
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About Moon and About Sputnik (translation of Russian title). K. Dombrovskii.
Moscow: State Publ of Children Lit, 1961. 95, profusely illus., pencil notes inside rear flyleaf, ink notation inside front board, boards soiled & edges quite worn.
[Book #14949]
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The U.S. Air Force in Space. Eldon W. Downs, ed.
New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1966. 150, illus., tables, charts, DJ worn along edges: small tears, small pieces missing.
[Book #6752]
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A Long-Range Program in Space Astronomy: Position Paper of the Astronomy Missions Board, July 1969. NASA SP-213. Robert O. Doyle, ed.
Washington, DC: NASA, 1969. First? Edition. First? Printing. 305, wraps, illus., bibliography, index, pencil erasure on title page, covers somewhat worn and soiled.
[Book #41040]
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Air and Space Power Journal, AFRP 10-1, Volume 30, N0. 4, Winter 2016. Steven Drinnon, and Chief of Professional Journals.
Maxwell Air Force Base, AL: Air Force Research Institute, 2016. Presumed First Edition/First Printing thus. Trade paperback. 126 pages. Illustrations.
[Book #72996]
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Moonwalker. Charlie Duke, Dotty Duke.
Nashville, TN: Oliver Nelson [A Division of Thomas Nelson Publishers], 1990. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. 284, [4] pages. Acronyms and Jargon. CJ has slight wear and soiling. Charles Moss "Charlie" Duke Jr. (born October 3, 1935), (Brig Gen, USAF, Ret.), is an American former astronaut, retired U.S. Air Force officer and test pilot. As Lunar Module Pilot for Apollo 16 in 1972, he became the tenth and youngest person to walk on the Moon. A former test pilot, Duke has logged 4,147 hours flying time, which includes 3,632 hours in jet aircraft; and 265 hours in space, plus 20 hours and 15 minutes of extravehicular activity. Duke served as Lunar Module Pilot of Apollo 16 in 1972 where he and John W. Young landed at the Descartes Highlands and conducted three EVAs, making Duke the tenth person to walk upon the surface of the Moon. He also served as backup Lunar Module Pilot for Apollo 17. Duke retired from NASA in December 1975. Apollo 16 (April 16–27, 1972) was launched from John F. Kennedy Space Center and was the fifth manned lunar landing mission. The crew consisted of John W. Young as Commander, Ken Mattingly as Command Module Pilot, and Duke as Lunar Module Pilot. Apollo 16 was the first scientific expedition to inspect, survey, and sample materials and surface features in the Descartes region of the rugged lunar highlands. Apollo 16 achievements included the largest payload placed in lunar orbit (76,109 lb or 34,595 kg); first cosmic ray detector deployed on the lunar surface; and first lunar observatory with the far UV camera. The Apollo 16 mission was concluded with a Pacific Ocean splashdown and subsequent recovery by USS Ticonderoga.
[Book #73811]
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The Voyage of Mariner 10: Mission to Venus and Mercury. James A. Dunne, Eric Burgess.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1978. Oversized, 224, profusely illus. (many in color), maps, figures, appendices, reading list, index, boards somewhat scuffed and scratched.
[Book #10108]
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A New Sun: The Solar Results From Skylab. NASA SP-402. John A. Eddy, Rein Ise.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1979. Quarto, 198, profusely illus. (many in color), maps, endpaper maps, figures, tables, index, boards somewhat scuffed, board corners worn.
[Book #38656]
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Space Race Card Game. Edu-Cards.
Bethlehem, PA: Edu-Cards, c. 1985. 1 deck (36), 1 deck of 36 playing cards approx. 3-1/2" x 2-1/4", cards slightly worn, box edges worn, small tears at box flap.
[Book #9336]
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Military Electronics Countermeasures, Volume 8, Number 1, January 1982. Electronic Defense Association.
Santa Clara, CA: Hamilton Burr Pub. Company, 1982. 28 cm, 76, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #29861]
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Breakout Into Space: Mission for a Generation. George Henry Elias.
New York: William Morrow and Company, 1990. First Edition. First Printing. 213, source notes, index.
[Book #47642]
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The Dream Is Alive: A Flight of Discovery Aboard the Space Shuttle. Barbara Embury.
New York: Harper & Row, 1990. First Edition. First Printing. 12.5" x 10", 64, profusely illus. in color, illus., weakness to front board. Book for young readers, based on the IMAX film.
[Book #14403]
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Aeronautics and Astronautics; An American Chronology of Science and Technology in the Exploration of Space, 1915-1960. Eugene Morlock Emme.
Washington, DC: U. S. Government Printing Office, 1961. Presumed First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, xi, [1], 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.
[Book #27753]
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Twelve-Year Planetary Ephemeris: 1995-2006. NASA Reference Publication 1349. Fred Espenak.
Greenbelt, MD: NASA Goddard Space Flight, 1994. Quarto, 260, wraps, tables, references, some soiling and creasing to covers and a few pages.
[Book #11791]
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Fourth European Space Mechanisms and Tribology Symposium: An International Symposium... 20-22 September 1989. European Space Agency.
Paris: European Space Agency, 1990. 30 cm, 320, wraps, illus., diagrams, references, keyword index, covers somewhat worn and soiled. ESA SP-299.
[Book #40614]
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Outlook on Space. Francis Thomas Evans, Helen Dana Howard.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1965. First? Edition. First? Printing. 179, illus., bibliography, index, front DJ flap price clipped, DJ in plastic sleeve.
[Book #41222]
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The Arctic Meteorology Photo Probe. NASA Technical Note D-706. Harold E. Evans, Robert C., Baumann, Richard J. Andryshak.
Washington, DC: NASA, 1962. 33, wraps, illus., diagrams, some plastic overlays on photos, covers somewhat worn and soiled, top of front cover missing.
[Book #40750]
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On Mars: Exploration of the Red Planet, 1958-1978. The NASA History Series, NASA SP-4212. Edward Clinton Ezell, Linda Neuman Ezell.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1984. 535, illus. (some color), tables, charts, footnotes, appendices, biblio essay, source notes, index, some wear board & spine edges.
[Book #12759]
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On Mars; Exploration of the Red Planet 1958-1978, The NASA History. Edward Clinton Ezell, Linda Neuman Ezell.
Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, Inc. 2009. Republication of original NASA 1984 publication. Trade paperback. xviii, [2], 535, [5] pages. Illustrations. Tables. Bibliographic Essay. Errata. Source Notes. Index. 9.25 inches by 6.75 inches and about 1 inch wide--slightly larger format than many other books. Cover has slight wear and soiling. This Dover edition, first published in 2009, is an unabridged and slightly corrected republication of the work originally published in Washington in 1984 in the NASA History Series as NASA SP-4212 under the title On Mars: Exploration of the Red Planet 1958-1978. The color photos originally on pages 385 to 388 can now be found between pages 364 and 365 in the Dover edition. A new Introduction by Paul Dickson has been added to this edition.
[Book #73434]
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