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176.
The Hubble Wars: Astrophysics Meets Astropolitics in the Two-Billion-Dollar Struggle over the Hubble Space Telescope. Eric J. Chaisson.
New York: HarperCollins, 1994. First Edition. First Printing. 386, illus. (some color), figures, reading list, index, library stamps inside rear flyleaf & on fore-edge crossed out in marker DJ in plastic sleeve, library stickers on DJ and plastic sleeve crossed outin marker. The author worked for five years as a senior scientist with theHubble Space Telescope project, from 1987 to 1992.
[Book #14497]
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177.
Life on Mars. David L. Chandler.
New York: E. P. Dutton, c1979. First Edition. First Printing. 22 cm, 212, illus., notes, bibliography, index, tears to DJ edges.
[Book #20334]
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178.
Thread of the Silkworm. Iris Chang.
New York, NY: Basic Books, 1995. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. xxii, [3], 329, [1] p. Illustrations. Notes. Index.
[Book #70870]
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179.
Solar System Exploration: Discovering Our Origins and Destiny. Clark R. Chapman.
Washington, DC: NASA, n.d. 9" x 9", 24, wraps, profusely illus. in color.
[Book #14195]
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180.
Comet Halley Returns: A Teachers' Guide, 1985-1986. NASA EP-197. Robert D. Chapman, R. Lynn Bondurant, Jr.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1985. Quarto, 41, wraps, illus., figures, tables, reading list, index, log on pp. 31-32 partially completed in pencil, some wear to cover edges.
[Book #25250]
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181.
Comet Halley Returns: A Teachers' Guide, 1985-1986. NASA EP-197. Robert D. Chapman, R. Lynn Bondurant, Jr.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1985. Quarto, 41, wraps, illus., figures, tables, reading list, index, ink notation on front cover, pencil erasure on title page.
[Book #41139]
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182.
Application of Remote Sensing to the Chesapeake Bay Region, Volume 2 - Proceedings. NASA Conference Publication 6. W. T. Chen, eds.
Springfield, VA: NTIS, 1978. Quarto, 404, Vol. II only, illus., maps, figures, tables, appendices.
[Book #11722]
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183.
Social Sciences and Space Exploration: New Directions for University Instruction. NASA EP-192. T. Stephen Cheston, Charles M., Chafer, Sallie Birket Chafer.
Washington, DC: NASA, 1984. First Edition. 128, wraps, color illus., footnotes, references.
[Book #40167]
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184.
America's Journeys Into Space: The Astronauts of the United States. Anthony J. Cipriano, William J. Numeroff.
New York: Julian Messner, 1979. First? Edition. First? Printing. 212, illus., glossary of space terms, index, boards somewhat worn and soiled. Foreword by Gordon Cooper.
[Book #40405]
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185.
Jerrie Cobb, Solo Pilot. Jerrie Cobb.
Sun CIty, FL: J. Cobb Foundation, Inc. 1997. First edition. Stated. First printing [stated]. Trade paperback. 224 p. Illustrations. Index.
[Book #64316]
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186.
OAO [Orbiting Astronomical Observatory]: Two Years of Scientific Achievement. Arthur D. Code.
Madison, WI: Space Astronomy Laboratory, c. 1970. Wraps. 11" x 8-1/2", 50 pages, wraps, profusely illus. in color, small creases at spine. Also includes letter from Dr. Code & 3-page bibliography of OAO.
[Book #16067]
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187.
Beyond the Moon: Future Explorations in Interplanetary Space. C. B. Colby, Carroll B.
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, [1971]. 28 cm, 48, illus., usual library markings.
[Book #20342]
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188.
NASA Space Vehicles: Capsules, Shuttles, and Space Stations. Michael D. Cole.
Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc. 2000. First Printing. 48, chapter notes, glossary, reading list, index, stamp and pencil erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #33583]
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189.
Space Launch Disaster: When Liftoff Goes Wrong. Michael D. Cole.
Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2000. First Printing. Chapter notes, glossary, bibliography, index, stamp and pencil erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #33585]
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190.
Spinoff 2015; Technology Transfer Program NP-2014-07-1061-HQ. Daniel Coleman, -in-chief0.
Washington, DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Technology Transfer Program, 2014. Presumed First Edition, First printing thus. Wraps. Format 8.5 inches by 11 inches oblong. 214, [2] pages. Wraps. Profusely illustrated (many in color). Maps, Cover slightly worn and soiled. Since its inception in 1958, NASA has accomplished many great scientific and technological feats in air and space. NASA technology also has been adapted for many non-aerospace uses by the private sector. NASA remains a leading force in scientific research and in stimulating public interest in aerospace exploration, as well as science and technology in general. Perhaps more importantly, the exploration of space has taught us to view Earth, ourselves, and the universe in a new way. The tremendous technical and scientific accomplishments of NASA demonstrate vividly that humans can achieve previously inconceivable feats. NASA has a long history of transferring technology to the private sector.
[Book #76303]
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191.
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys. Michael Collins.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1974. First Printing. 483, illus., appendix, small tears/chips to DJ edges, some soiling to rear DJ, front DJ flap price clipped.
[Book #52223]
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192.
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys. Michael Collins.
Place_Pub: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1989. Reprint Edition. First Thus Printing. 483, illus., appendix, bookplate, small rough spot and sticker residue on front flyleaf.
[Book #53460]
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193.
Flying to the Moon; An Astronaut's Story. Michael Collins.
Farrar Straus Giroux, 1994. 2nd Sunburst Edition, updated edition. Presumed 1st printing. Trade paperback. [10], 162 pages. Illustrations. Some sticker residue on cover. Some wear and soiling to cover. Michael Collins (born October 31, 1930) (Major General, USAF, Ret.), is an American former astronaut and test pilot. Selected as part of the third group of fourteen astronauts in 1963, he flew into space twice. His first spaceflight was on Gemini 10, in which he and Command Pilot John Young performed two rendezvous with different spacecraft and Collins undertook two extra-vehicular activities (EVAs). His second spaceflight was as the Command Module Pilot for Apollo 11. While he stayed in orbit around the Moon, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin left in the Lunar Module to make the first manned landing on its surface. He is one of 24 people to have flown to the Moon. Collins was the fourth person, and third American, to perform an EVA; and is the first person to have performed more than one EVA. He attended the United States Military Academy, and from there he joined the United States Air Force. He was accepted to the U.S. Air Force Experimental Flight Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base in 1960. He was accepted for the third group. After retiring from NASA in 1970 he took a job in the Department of State as Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs. A year later he became the director of the National Air and Space Museum. He held this position until 1978 when he stepped down to become undersecretary of the Smithsonian Institution. In 1980 he took the job as Vice President of LTV Aerospace.
[Book #64879]
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194.
Liftoff: The Story of America's Adventure in Space. Michael Collins.
New York: Grove Press, 1988. First Edition. First Printing. 288, illus., glossary, appendix, index, lib stamps ins rear flylf & to fore-edge crossed out in marker, wrinkling to several pages (no pages are stuck together), DJ in plastic sleeve, sticker inside plastic sleeve over front DJ flap, library stickers on plastic sleeve ( some crossed out in marker). The author was an astronaut; in this book, he covers the early days of Project Mercury to the lunar landings. He also discusses the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
[Book #11419]
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195.
Liftoff: The Story of America's Adventure in Space. Michael Collins.
New York: Grove Press, 1988. First Edition. First Printing. 288, illus., glossary, appendix, index, slight wear to DJ edges, large NASA sticker inside front flyleaf.
[Book #43698]
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196.
Liftoff: The Story of America's Adventure in Space. Michael Collins.
New York: Grove Press, 1988. First Edition. First Printing. 288, illus., glossary, appendix, index.
[Book #56766]
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197.
Mission to Mars. Michael Collins.
New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990. First Edition. First Printing. 307, color illus., index, library stamps to text and fore-edge, pp. 163-170 quite wrinkled, lib stickers on DJ crossed out in marker library call number on DJ spine, DJ in plastic sleeve. Collins, formerly an astronaut, argues that the most effective way to revitalize space exploration and NASA is to focus planning, research, and development on onemajor goal: human exploration of Mars, with the long-range objective of establishing a permanent colony on the planet.
[Book #14256]
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198.
Mission to Mars. Michael Collins.
Place_Pub: New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1990. First Edition. First Printing. 307, color illus., index.
[Book #52107]
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199.
The Mariner 6 and 7 Pictures of Mars. NASA SP-263. Stewart A. Collins.
Washington, DC: GPO, 1971. Oversized, 159, profusely illus., color frontis, maps, tables, charts, bibliography, appendix, boards slightly scuffed & some edge wear.
[Book #10107]
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200.
Columbia Accident Investigation Board Report, Volume I + Supplemental Materials. Columbia Accident Investigation Board, National Aeronautics, Space Administration.
Washington, DC: GPO, 2003. Wraps. 261 pages + CDROM, wraps, volume 1 only of the 6-volume set, color illustrations, figures, endnotes, appendices, usual library markings, covers somewhat soiled.
[Book #52301]
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