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Rockets, missiles, and space travel.

Willy Ley

Rockets, missiles, and space travel.

by Willy Ley

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockets (Aeronautics)

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL782 .L43 1958b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 528 p.
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6244032M
    LC Control Number58004028
    OCLC/WorldCa1059194

      German physicist, Hermann Oberth (–) publishes an influential book called The Rocket into Interplanetary Space, explaining how rockets can operate in the vacuum of space. Scientists in the Soviet Union (an alliance of Russia and neighboring states) found a Society for the Study of Interplanetary Travel. Space Travel You will know more about space travel after reading and understanding this part of the journey. Since the early part of the 20th century and even before scientists have been trying to discover how space travel would be possible. In the late 20th century after much research and testing, space travel has become a reality.

    Genre/Form: Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ley, Willy, Rockets, missiles, and space travel. New York, Viking Press, Space probes have visited every planet except Pluto, and a mission there is currently being planned. One thing that has changed very little, however, is the way rockets work. While different fuels have been used, and current rocket engines are more high-tech than their early predecessors, the basic concepts involved are basically the same.

      Space travel: Recent books on rockets, missiles, and satellites Item Preview remove-circle Space travel: Recent books on rockets, missiles, and satellites by Readers advisor for children and young adults. Publication date Usage Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works Fundamentals of Rockets and Missiles Sampler. Fundamentals of Rockets and Missiles Class Sampler. This is an introductory class in rocket systems used as launch vehicles and as weapons. Basic rocketry principles are introduced to provide a foundation of the principals of solid and liquid rockets. Existing systems are discussed to understand why the.


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It missiles translated into many languages and was a fixture in every school, military, or public library I visited in the s to the s/5(6). Rockets, Missiles & Space Travel is an engaging book, containing a startling amount of technical detail for a work intended for a general audience.

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# Rockets and space travel.\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ley, Willy, Rockets, missiles, and space travel. New York, Viking Press, (OCoLC)The Problem of Space Travel: The Rocket Motor Editorial Comment: This electronic text of The Problem of Space Travel is a rough version that omits numerous illustrations and other items that are included in the published volume.

The text for the figures is included in this electronic version so that readers can see where illustrations are supposed to be inserted.