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Product Description: Award-winning science writer and documentarian Rod Pyle presents an insider's perspective on the most unusual and bizarre space missions ever devised inside and outside of NASA. The incredible projects described here were not merely flights of fancy dreamed up by space enthusiasts, but actual missions planned by leading aeronautical engineers...read more

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9781633882218 | Prometheus Books, October 18, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Award-winning science writer and documentarian Rod Pyle presents an insider's perspective on the most unusual and bizarre space missions ever devised inside and outside of NASA.

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Product Description: Through stunning images, including 75 illustrations created exclusively for this book, 25 remarkable and memorable technologies from the world of sci-fi are explored. With expertly written text by NASA insider Rod Pyle, each concept is explained and dissected to reveal the real science behind it...read more

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9781454921349 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, September 13, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Through stunning images, including 75 illustrations created exclusively for this book, 25 remarkable and memorable technologies from the world of sci-fi are explored.

Product Description: Now that man has successfully walked on the moon, Mars has become the next frontier for space exploration. Since 1965, when the first Mariner spacecraft sped past Mars and snapped 22 grainy photos, the exploration of the Red Planet has been primarily the domain of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory...read more

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9781780976563 | Gardners Books, June 11, 2015, cover price $33.65 | About this edition: Now that man has successfully walked on the moon, Mars has become the next frontier for space exploration.

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Product Description: The story of the people who designed, built, launched, landed, and are now operating the Mars rover CuriosityAward-winning science writer Rod Pyle provides a behind-the-scenes look into the recent space mission to Mars of Curiosity--the unmanned rover that is now providing researchers with unprecedented information about the red planet...read more

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9781616149338 | Prometheus Books, July 15, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The story of the people who designed, built, launched, landed, and are now operating the Mars rover CuriosityAward-winning science writer Rod Pyle provides a behind-the-scenes look into the recent space mission to Mars of Curiosity--the unmanned rover that is now providing researchers with unprecedented information about the red planet.

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Product Description: Launch your business to new heights with out-of-this world innovation For over half a century, NASA has delivered a continuous stream of innovative accomplishments that have inspired the world. Neil Armstrong walking on the moon, the space shuttle pioneering reusable space planes, Mars rovers exploring the red planet--the list goes on...read more

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9780071829137 | McGraw-Hill, April 15, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Launch your business to new heights with out-of-this world innovation For over half a century, NASA has delivered a continuous stream of innovative accomplishments that have inspired the world.

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Product Description: In the next decade, NASA, by itself and in collaboration with the European Space Agency, is planning a minimum of four separate missions to Mars. Clearly, exciting times are ahead for Mars exploration. This is an insider's look into the amazing projects now being developed here and abroad to visit the legendary red planet...read more

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9781616145897 | Prometheus Books, April 24, 2012, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: In the next decade, NASA, by itself and in collaboration with the European Space Agency, is planning a minimum of four separate missions to Mars.

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Product Description: Missions to the Moon traces our quest to explore this final frontier, starting with the deadly development of German V1s and V2s in the Second World War, through the pioneering adventures of the Apollo moon-landing program, and culminating in the future of lunar exploration with the recent missions by China, Japan, and Europe...read more

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9781402769801 | Slp edition (Sterling Pub Co Inc, July 7, 2009), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Missions to the Moon traces our quest to explore this final frontier, starting with the deadly development of German V1s and V2s in the Second World War, through the pioneering adventures of the Apollo moon-landing program, and culminating in the future of lunar exploration with the recent missions by China, Japan, and Europe.
9781847322524 | Ill edition (Carlton Books Ltd, May 1, 2009), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: From the beginning of recorded history man has gazed into space and yearned to explore.

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Encompassing the firsthand accounts of the astronauts and other participants, a complete history of the ultimate space race follows NASA's Apollo program, from the Apollo 1 tragedy of 1967 that claimed the lives of three astronauts, to the Apollo 11 moon landing and the near catastrophic Apollo 13 mission, and beyond. Reprint.

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9780060873493 | Smithsonian Books, November 1, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Encompassing the firsthand accounts of the astronauts and other participants, a complete history of NASA's Apollo program includes coverage of the Apollo 11 moon landing and the near-catastrophic Apollo 13 mission.

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9780060873509 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 1, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Encompassing the firsthand accounts of the astronauts and other participants, a complete history of the ultimate space race follows NASA's Apollo program, from the Apollo 1 tragedy of 1967 that claimed the lives of three astronauts, to the Apollo 11 moon landing and the near catastrophic Apollo 13 mission, and beyond.

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