Space Machines and the People Who Build and Fly Them
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Published by Grove Pr .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Astronautics,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Space vehicles,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11208505M
ISBN 100802133975
ISBN 109780802133977
OCLC/WorldCa123060828

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