Spaceflight : a concise history
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Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2018].
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Book
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xiii, 233 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
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English
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9780262536332, 0262536331

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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A concise history of spaceflight, from military rocketry through Sputnik, Apollo, robots in space, space culture, and human spaceflight today. Spaceflight is one of the greatest human achievements of the twentieth century. The Soviets launched Sputnik, the first satellite, in 1957; less than twelve years later, the American Apollo astronauts landed on the Moon. In this volume of the MIT Press Essential Knowledge series, Michael Neufeld offers a concise history of spaceflight, mapping the full spectrum of activities that humans have developed in space.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Neufeld, M. J. (2018). Spaceflight: a concise history . The MIT Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Neufeld, Michael J., 1951-. 2018. Spaceflight: A Concise History. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Neufeld, Michael J., 1951-. Spaceflight: A Concise History Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Neufeld, Michael J. Spaceflight: A Concise History The MIT Press, 2018.

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