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The Resource First steps toward space : proceedings of the first and second History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics at Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 26 September 1967, and New York, U.S.A., 16 October 1968, Frederick C. Durant III and George S. James, editors

First steps toward space : proceedings of the first and second History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics at Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 26 September 1967, and New York, U.S.A., 16 October 1968, Frederick C. Durant III and George S. James, editors

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First steps toward space : proceedings of the first and second History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics at Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 26 September 1967, and New York, U.S.A., 16 October 1968
Title
First steps toward space
Title remainder
proceedings of the first and second History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics at Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 26 September 1967, and New York, U.S.A., 16 October 1968
Statement of responsibility
Frederick C. Durant III and George S. James, editors
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Language
eng
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CLE
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1967
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History Symposium of the International Academy of Astronautics
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1916-
  • 1968
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  • Durant, Frederick C.
  • James, George S
  • History Symposium of the International Academy of Astronautics
Series statement
  • AAS history series,
  • IAA history series
Series volume
  • v. 6
  • v. 1
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  • Astronautics
  • Rocketry
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First steps toward space : proceedings of the first and second History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics at Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 26 September 1967, and New York, U.S.A., 16 October 1968, Frederick C. Durant III and George S. James, editors
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Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Some jet propulsion formulas of over thirty years ago -- Robert Esnault-Pelterie : space pioneer -- Early Italian rocket and propellant research -- My theoretical and experimental work from 1930 to 1939, which has accelerated the development of multistage rockets -- Robert H. Goddard and the Smithsonian Institution -- Giulio Constanzi : Italian space pioneer -- Recollections of early biomedical Moon-mice investigations -- The foundations of astrodynamics -- Vladimír Mandl : founding writer on space law -- Developments in rocket engineering, achieved by the gas dynamics laboratory in Leningrad -- A historical review of developments in propellants and materials for rocket engines -- On the GALCIT rocket research project, 1936-38 -- My contributions to astronautics -- Early rocket developments of the American Rocket Society -- Ludvík Očenášek : Czech rocket experimenter -- Early experiments with Ramjet engines in flight -- First rocket and aircraft flight tests of Ramjets -- On some work done in rocket techniques, 1931-38 -- S.P. Korolyev and the development of Soviet rocket engineering to 1939 -- The British Interplanetary Society's astronautical studies, 1937-39 -- The development of regeneratively cooled liquid rocket engines in Austria and Germany, 1926-42 -- Development of winged rockets in the USSR, 1930-39 -- Wilhelm Theodor Unge : an evaluation of his contributions -- Some new data on early work of the Soviet scientist-pioneers in rocket engineering -- Early developments in rocket and spacecraft performance, guidance, and instrumentation -- From the history of early Soviet liquid-propellant rockets -- Annapolis rocket motor development, 1936-38
Control code
13243451
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 307 pages
Isbn
9780877032434
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)943361
Label
First steps toward space : proceedings of the first and second History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics at Belgrade, Yugoslavia, 26 September 1967, and New York, U.S.A., 16 October 1968, Frederick C. Durant III and George S. James, editors
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some jet propulsion formulas of over thirty years ago -- Robert Esnault-Pelterie : space pioneer -- Early Italian rocket and propellant research -- My theoretical and experimental work from 1930 to 1939, which has accelerated the development of multistage rockets -- Robert H. Goddard and the Smithsonian Institution -- Giulio Constanzi : Italian space pioneer -- Recollections of early biomedical Moon-mice investigations -- The foundations of astrodynamics -- Vladimír Mandl : founding writer on space law -- Developments in rocket engineering, achieved by the gas dynamics laboratory in Leningrad -- A historical review of developments in propellants and materials for rocket engines -- On the GALCIT rocket research project, 1936-38 -- My contributions to astronautics -- Early rocket developments of the American Rocket Society -- Ludvík Očenášek : Czech rocket experimenter -- Early experiments with Ramjet engines in flight -- First rocket and aircraft flight tests of Ramjets -- On some work done in rocket techniques, 1931-38 -- S.P. Korolyev and the development of Soviet rocket engineering to 1939 -- The British Interplanetary Society's astronautical studies, 1937-39 -- The development of regeneratively cooled liquid rocket engines in Austria and Germany, 1926-42 -- Development of winged rockets in the USSR, 1930-39 -- Wilhelm Theodor Unge : an evaluation of his contributions -- Some new data on early work of the Soviet scientist-pioneers in rocket engineering -- Early developments in rocket and spacecraft performance, guidance, and instrumentation -- From the history of early Soviet liquid-propellant rockets -- Annapolis rocket motor development, 1936-38
Control code
13243451
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 307 pages
Isbn
9780877032434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)943361

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