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Spacecraft

Graham Rickard

Spacecraft

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Published by Bookwright Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronautics -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Astronautics.

  • About the Edition

    Traces the history of spacecraft from the first satellite to the space shuttle, describing rockets and moon landings, how satellites affect our lives, and the latest space probes which are sending back information about unknown stars and planets.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGraham Rickard.
    SeriesTopics, Topics (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL793 .R533 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2745928M
    ISBN 100531181162
    LC Control Number86070973

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