A Secret History of the Space RocketAuthor: MacDonald, FraserCode: 56142Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: PROFILE BOOKS LTD Published date:23/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
ESCAPE FROM EARTH is the untold story of the engineers, dreamers and rebels who started the American space programme. In particular, it is the story of Frank Malina, founder of what became Nasas Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the scientist who cracked the, as he called it, problem of escape from the Earth by rocket. Its a wild ride. Jack ......
The Reinvention of SpaceflightAuthor: Pappalardo, JoeCode: 56946Price:AU $26.34Format: Paperback / 256 pages Published date:26/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"For anyone obsessed with how spaceflight grew into what it is today, this book is a must-have." -Popular Mechanics
100 Iconic Rockets, Shuttles, and Satellites that put us in SpaceAuthor: Gorn, Michael H.Code: 52099Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: VOYAGEUR PRESS INC Published date:10/08/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
From Sputnik 1 to the International Space Station, Spacecraft examines a vast array of wonderful capsules, spaceplanes, rockets, robotics, and stations from throughout aerospace history.
The Untold Story of a Lost Space Shuttle and Her CrewAuthor: Leinbach, MichaelCode: 51828Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 400 pages Published date:23/01/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A Powerful Look at a Shared National Disaster and Its Legacy
The Surprising History of Food and Drink in the SkiesAuthor: Foss, RichardCode: 40099Price:AU $45.95Format: Paperback / 248 pages Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD Published date:25/05/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
This book explores the history of food in flight from hydrogen balloons to the space station: what was served, how and why; the problems with heating, cooling, and serving technology; logistics; overcoming cultural barriers; and the effect of altitude on our senses of taste and smell.
Author: Mikel, RussellCode: 40362Price:AU $240.43Format: Hardback / 275 pages Publisher: WILLFORD PRESS Published date:24/05/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
Aerospace engineering is a multidisciplinary field that deals with the manufacturing of spacecraft and aircraft. This book is a valuable compilation of topics, ranging from the basic to the most complex advancements in aerospace engineering, and the importance of thermodynamics in this field. It elucidates the concepts and innovative models around ......
Author: National Aeronautics and AdministrationCode: 33326Price:AU $49.99Format: PaperbackPublished date:06/09/2014Availability:Please contact us for availability
This report is a chronological compilation of narrative summaries of news reports and government documents highlighting significant events and developments in U.S. and foreign aeronautics and astronautics. It covers the year 2010. These summaries provide a day-to-day recounting of major activities, such as administrative developments, ......
The Truth Behind the Legend of Yuri GagarinAuthor: Doran, JamieCode: 39295Price:AU $18.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Published date:04/04/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The definitive biography of Yuri Gagarin, re-published with new material to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of his momentous flight into space.
Author: David RomanowskiCode: 23125Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 278 pages Publisher: CENTRAL BOOK SERVICES Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A stunning documentary history of aviation and space flight in the last 100 years that highlights the achievements of both the famous and the everyday people involved in the endeavor as well as every major type of aircraft, military and civilian, commercial and civil, and all the professions that make it work: pilot, mechanic, designer, builder, ......