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The Resource The Cambridge encyclopedia of space : missions, applications and exploration, Fernand Verger, Isabelle Sourbès-Verger, Raymond Ghirardi with contributions by Xavier Pasco ; foreword by John M. Logsdon ; translated by Stephen Lyle and Paul Reilly

The Cambridge encyclopedia of space : missions, applications and exploration, Fernand Verger, Isabelle Sourbès-Verger, Raymond Ghirardi with contributions by Xavier Pasco ; foreword by John M. Logsdon ; translated by Stephen Lyle and Paul Reilly

Label
The Cambridge encyclopedia of space : missions, applications and exploration
Title
The Cambridge encyclopedia of space
Title remainder
missions, applications and exploration
Statement of responsibility
Fernand Verger, Isabelle Sourbès-Verger, Raymond Ghirardi with contributions by Xavier Pasco ; foreword by John M. Logsdon ; translated by Stephen Lyle and Paul Reilly
Title variation
Encyclopedia of space
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Since Sputnik in 1957, over 8000 satellites and spacecraft have been launched, costing hundreds of billions of dollars. This encyclopedia gives a global perspective of our occupation and use of space, whether scientific, industrial, commercial, technical or military
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Verger, Fernand
Dewey number
  • 629.4'03
  • 629.403
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sourbès-Verger, Isabelle
  • Ghiradi, Raymond
  • Pasco, Xavier
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  • Astronautics
  • Transport
Label
The Cambridge encyclopedia of space : missions, applications and exploration, Fernand Verger, Isabelle Sourbès-Verger, Raymond Ghirardi with contributions by Xavier Pasco ; foreword by John M. Logsdon ; translated by Stephen Lyle and Paul Reilly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-384) and index
Control code
9780521773003
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
ix, 418 p.
Isbn
9780521773003
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
Label
The Cambridge encyclopedia of space : missions, applications and exploration, Fernand Verger, Isabelle Sourbès-Verger, Raymond Ghirardi with contributions by Xavier Pasco ; foreword by John M. Logsdon ; translated by Stephen Lyle and Paul Reilly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-384) and index
Control code
9780521773003
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
ix, 418 p.
Isbn
9780521773003
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps

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