Space Race The Battle To Rule The Heavens Text Only Edition

Author: Deborah Cadbury
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007388934
Size: 71.31 MB
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From the author of ‘Seven Wonders of the Industrial World’, the ebook edition of the TV tie-in charting the shocking but true story behind the space race – and the ruthless, brilliant scientists who fuelled it.

Space Race

Author: Deborah Cadbury
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061176281
Size: 15.64 MB
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It is the story of an unparalleled rivalry between superpowers and of the two remarkable men at the center of the conflict.

Space Race

Author: Deborah Cadbury
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060845537
Size: 19.54 MB
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Presents a history of the space programs of the United States and the Soviet Union and the competition to be the first to land on the Moon.

Epic Rivalry

Author: Von Hardesty
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426202091
Size: 25.77 MB
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Written by Smithsonian curator Von Hardesty and researcher Gene Eisman, Epic Rivalry tells the story from both the American and the Russian points of view, and shows how each space-faring nation played a vital role in stimulating the work ...

Sputnik

Author: Paul Dickson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 0802713653
Size: 43.83 MB
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Documents the personal and political events surrounding the launch of Sputnik by the Soviet Union in 1957 and provides a glimpse into the lives of the people responsible for creating the first man-made object in space.

The Race For Space

Author: Betsy Kuhn
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books
ISBN: 9780822559849
Size: 12.10 MB
Format: PDF
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The history of space flight for the Americans and the Russians.

Two Sides Of The Moon

Author: Alexei Leonov
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 146685927X
Size: 75.30 MB
Format: PDF
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This is their transcendent recounting of that competition." - Neil Armstrong, from the Foreword "Leonov and Scott have gone to extra lengths to explain the inexplicable in Two Sides of the Moon. And thank goodness they have.

Starman

Author: Jamie Doran
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408815540
Size: 31.63 MB
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This new edition of Starman includes a new afterword that celebrates the importance of that momentous expedition and reflects on Gagarin's legacy.

Sputnik And The Soviet Space Challenge

Author: Asif A. Siddiqi
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813026275
Size: 49.71 MB
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Based on new Russian sources, Siddiqi's book reveals the truth about the Soviet space program to tell a technical, political, and personal history of the major Soviet initiatives. Photos & illustrations.