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Author Bizony, Piers, author.

Title The NASA archives : from Project Mercury to the Mars rovers : 60 years in space / Piers Bizony ; essays by Andrew Chaikin and Roger Launius.

Publication Info. Cologne, Germany : Taschen, [2019]
©2019

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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 34 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary To Infinity and Beyond Journey through the U.S. space program's fascinating pictorial history On October 1, 1958, the world's first civilian space agency opened for business as an emergency response to the Soviet Union's launch of Sputnik a year earlier. Within a decade, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, universally known as NASA, had evolved from modest research teams experimenting with small converted rockets into one of the greatest technological and managerial enterprises everknown, capable of sending men to the moon.
Subject Space photography.
Added Author Chaikin, Andrew, 1956- writer of supplementary textual content.
Launius, Roger D, contributor.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.
Added Title National Aeronautics and Space Administration archives
ISBN 9783836569507 (hbk.)
3836569507 (hbk.)

 
    
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