Apollo 13 Owners Workshop Manual

Author: David Baker
Publisher: Zenith Press
ISBN: 9780760346198
Size: 48.37 MB
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But more than that, the book is a brand-new insight into the remarkable story of how clever, improvised engineering, remarkable teamwork, and sheer will to succeed averted a major catastrophe in space.

Thirteen

Author: Henry S. F. Cooper
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801850974
Size: 77.39 MB
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An examination of the Apollo 13 mission focuses on the explosion that jeopardized the astronauts' lives and NASA's efforts to prevent disaster.

Soyuz Owners Workshop Manual

Author: David Baker
Publisher: Haynes Publishing UK
ISBN: 9780857334053
Size: 36.88 MB
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The Soyuz spacecraft played a major role in Russia's plans for a manned landing on the Moon and several test models were flown at the height of the 'space race'.

How Apollo Flew To The Moon

Author: W. David Woods
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1441971793
Size: 51.97 MB
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In an expanding 2nd edition of How Apollo Flew to the Moon, David Woods tells the exciting story of how the resulting Apollo flights were conducted by following a virtual flight to the Moon and its exploration of the surface.

Moon Lander

Author: Thomas J. Kelly
Publisher: Smithsonian
ISBN: 9781588342737
Size: 67.53 MB
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This is a first hand account of designing, building, testing and flying the first Apollo lunar module by the engineer on the project, Thomas Kelly.

Apollo 13

Author: Jim Lovell
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618056651
Size: 48.78 MB
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The story of the American moon shot that almost ended in a fatal catastrophe, told by the flight's commander, offers a chronicle of courage, heroism, and adventure.

Nasa Mars Rovers Manual

Author: David Baker
Publisher: Haynes Publishing UK
ISBN: 9780857333704
Size: 54.76 MB
Format: PDF
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This manual covers the development, design and engineering of three generations of Mars rover: Sojourner, which landed in 1997, was the size of a microwave; Spirit and Opportunity, both the size of a shopping cart, followed in 2004; and ...

An Astronaut S Guide To Life On Earth

Author: Chris Hadfield
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 144725712X
Size: 11.46 MB
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'An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth is the book Chris Hadfield was destined to produce . . . [It] makes the case for human space exploration in the post-Apollo, post-Shuttle age' Sunday Times 'He's the kind of astronaut who'd be great to ...

Space Shuttle

Author: Dennis R. Jenkins
Publisher: Specialty Pr Pub & Wholesalers
ISBN: 9780963397454
Size: 52.25 MB
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Provides schematic diagrams and photographs of various components of the space shuttle system, and chronicles the development of reusable spacecraft from the designs of Nazi rocket scientists to versions currently under discussion.

Saturn V Flight Manual

Author: NASA
Publisher: WWW.Snowballpublishing.com
ISBN: 9781607965060
Size: 76.64 MB
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Created by NASA as a single-source reference as to the characteristics and functions of the Saturn V, this manual was standard issue to the astronauts of the Apollo and Skylab eras.