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Space Shuttle

The History of the National Space Transportation System : The First 100 Missions

By Dennis R. Jenkins

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| Hardcover | 9780963397454

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This is the eighty year history of developing reusable lifting--reentry spacecraft. From the early works of Eugen Sanger in Germany to the Cold War developments in the United States, and finally to the ultimate experiment--the Space Shuttle. To celeb Continue

This is the eighty year history of developing reusable lifting--reentry spacecraft. From the early works of Eugen Sanger in Germany to the Cold War developments in the United States, and finally to the ultimate experiment--the Space Shuttle. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first Space Shuttle launch, this greatly enlarged third edition adds many previously uncovered early designs, details the latest modifications to the operational vehicles, and provides expanded coverage of the first 100 Space Shuttle missions.

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    La più completa storia del programma Space Shuttle

    La storia del programma Space Shuttle, dalle prime idee di spazioplani dell'inizio del XIX secolo che lo hanno preceduto. Una descrizione accurata del veicolo e dei suoi sistemi.

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Book Details

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  • English Books
  • Hardcover 524 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 0963397451
  • ISBN-13: 9780963397454
  • Publisher: Dennis Jenkins
  • Publish date: 2001-05-11
  • Dimensions: 193 mm x 1,483 mm x 1,870 mm
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