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Apollo - The Epic Journey To The Moon 1963-1972

Apollo - The Epic Journey To The Moon 1963-1972

REYNOLDS, DAVID WEST
Space expert David West Reynolds takes you on a historical journey through the worldÆs most renowned space program. Featuring a wealth of rare photographs, artwork, and cutaway illustrations, Apollo recaptures the excitement of the USAÆs journey to the moon. From the adventurous astronauts to the scientists and engineers who designed and built the state-of-the-art spacecraft, Reynolds covers every aspect of this epic voyage. Through concise...

$65.00




Apollo 11 Owners Workshop Manual Including Saturn V CM-107 SM-107 And LM-5 An Insight Into The Hardware From The First Manned Mission To The Moon

Apollo 11 Owners Workshop Manual Including Saturn V CM-107 SM-107 And LM-5 An Insight Into The Hardware From The First Manned Mission To The Moon

RILEY C & DOLLING P
On 20 July 1969, US astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon. This is the story of the Apollo 11 mission and the æspace hardwareÆ that made it all possible. This manual looks at the evolution and design of the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Command and Service Modules, and the Lunar Module. It describes the space suits worn by the crew and their special life support systems. We learn about how the Apollo 11 mission was...

$50.00




Apollo 13 Manual - An Insight into the Development, Events and Legacy of NASA's 'Successful Failure'

Apollo 13 Manual - An Insight into the Development, Events and Legacy of NASA's 'Successful Failure'

BAKER, DAVID
On 13 April 1970, Apollo 13 suffered a near-catastrophic explosion. The planned lunar landing was instantly called off and the new challenge was to get the spacecraft safely back to Earth. When the carbon dioxide in the three astronauts' exhaled breath threatened to asphyxiate them, the crew improvised a filter device, which had been tested in Mission Control, to make the air breathable. Only hours before hurtling back into the atmosphere did...

$55.00




Apollo 13 Owners' Workshop Manual - An insight into the development, events and legacy of NASA's `successful failure'

Apollo 13 Owners' Workshop Manual - An insight into the development, events and legacy of NASA's `successful failure'

BAKER, DAVID
The world-famous Apollo 13 mission and dramatic explosion on the service module, captured in technical detail like youÆve never seen before. On April 13, 1970, NASAÆs Apollo 13 suffered a near-catastrophic explosion in space. The planned lunar landing that day was promptly called off, and a new challenge prioritized: get the spacecraft safely back to Earth. Written by David Baker, an original member of NASAÆs Apollo 13 Houston Mission Control...

$50.00




Apollo Expeditions to Moon

Apollo Expeditions to Moon

EDGAR M CORTRIGHT
This 40th anniversary edition of an official NASA publication presents the thrilling inside story of the Apollo program. In dozens of essays, the mission's participants - engineers, administrators, and astronauts - recall the unprecedented challenges associated with putting men on the moon. Written in direct, jargon-free language and illustrated with more than 160 dazzling colour photographs, this compelling adventure story also comes with a...

$70.00




Burt Rutans Race To Space - The Magician Of Mojave And His Flying Innovations

Burt Rutans Race To Space - The Magician Of Mojave And His Flying Innovations

LINEHAN DAN
Burt RutanÆs Race to Space chronicles how Burt Rutan has brought the world to the brink of affordable private space travel in the first complete visual record of his hundreds of designs, world records, and elite honors. Included are more than forty aircraft and spacecraft that have successfully flown with the help of his fellow pioneers, from innovative designers to courageous test pilots.

$50.00




Discovery - The Champion Of The Space Shuttle Fleet

Discovery - The Champion Of The Space Shuttle Fleet

NEAL, VALERIE
This book places Space Shuttle Discovery within the history of the space shuttle program and provides an introduction to space shuttle technology with a focus on the orbiter itself. DiscoveryÆs unique history is presented mission by mission that includes a brief narrative of each mission, a chart of its key statistics (dates, duration, altitude, payloads, etc.), each missionÆs patch with an explanation of its unique symbolism, a crew portrait,...

$50.00




Imperial Death Star Manual: DS-1 Orbital Battle Station

Imperial Death Star Manual: DS-1 Orbital Battle Station

WINDHAM, RYDER
Following the success of the Haynes Millennium Falcon Owner's Workshop Manual, this follow-up volume covers the equally iconic Imperial Death Star battle station. The Death Star is a spherical space station, the size of a small moon, highly armoured and armed to destroy anything from enemy spaceships to whole planets. Using cutaway drawings, exploded diagrams and photographs, backed by detailed technical specifications and descriptions of the...

$45.00




International Space Station Owners Workshop Manual - An Insight Into the History Development Collaboration Production & Role of the Permanently Manned

International Space Station Owners Workshop Manual - An Insight Into the History Development Collaboration Production & Role of the Permanently Manned

BAKER, DAVID
The International Space Station (ISS) is a permanently manned earth-orbiting complex where astronauts carry out research into a wide range of scientific activities. It comprises modules built in the USA, Russia, Europe, Japan and Canada. Author David Baker examines how the ISS was built, the logistics modules and freighters operated by its user nations, how the ISS works as an integrated facility, life on board, what the ISS does, the research...

$55.00




Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center

Reynolds, David West
NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center set the stage for the American adventure into space and went on to host a succession of rocket launches that have helped to form our understanding of the nature of the universe. The Kennedy Space Center is a major tourist attraction in Florida, but most of its doors remain locked to the public. This abundantly illustrated book is an insider's history of the heart of America's space program, including detailed...

$60.00





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