eBook Rockets and Missiles: The Life Story of a Technology, 1st Edition

  • A. Bowdoin Van Riper
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  • ISBN-10: 0313062471
  • ISBN-13: 9780313062476
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 176 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released September 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004
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Beginning with the origins of rocketry in medieval and early modern Asia, the volume focuses on rocketry in late-20th-century Western Europe, Russia, and the United States, and also covers the spread of rocket technology in East Asia, the Middle East, and elsewhere.