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Soviet space exploration

William Roy Shelton

Soviet space exploration

the first decade

by William Roy Shelton

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Astronautics -- Soviet Union -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 325-327.

      Statementby William Shelton; introduction by Gherman Titov.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.R9 S53 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[xi], 341 p.
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5765809M
      ISBN 100213177994
      LC Control Number71381253

        Alexandra Sankova compiled more than illustrations for his book Soviet Space Graphics: Cosmic Visions From the USSR to capture the wonder and optimism of a time when it seemed as though humans were on the cusp of building permanent bases on the moon and maybe even meeting authentic Martians.   Fans of Soviet space design, there’s a new book released today. ‘Soviet Space Graphics: Cosmic Visions from the USSR’ is one of the most lavish publications on the theme to date. Of course, there wasn't much room for anything too lavish back in the USSR, but this book .

        Her book Soviet Space Graphics, published April 1 by Phaidon, collects imagery from popular magazines that promoted space exploration and technology behind the Iron : Tim Fernholz. From the back cover: ABOUT THE BOOK. This large format, illustrated book is a unique attempt to visualize the future of astronautics through the eyes of Russian space engineers and to describe that nation's planning in space during the past several decades.

      This book tells the story of the Soviet and Russian lunar programme, from its origins to the present-day federal Russian space programme. Brian Harvey describes the techniques devised by the USSR for lunar landing, from the LK lunar module to the LOK lunar orbiter and versions tested in Earth’s orbit. He asks whether these systems would have worked and examines how well they were tested.4/5(1). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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efforts. He has a more recent book Red Rockets' Glare which is very good if you want a history of space exploration in Russia going back to the 19th century, that is a. 'The Smithsonian History of Space Exploration' is an ideal gift book pioneering women of the Soviet space program are introduced to readers, as are the theorists and the science fiction.

Soviet Space Graphics: Cosmic Visions from the USSR by Alexandra Sankova (in collaboration with the Moscow Design Museum), Phaidon; April ; Hardback; pages, $ This book is a well-timed retro-fire into space history – and an absolute wonderful read.

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Although not everyone agreed with Steffens sentiment, the Soviets’ early, pioneering achievements in space exploration certainly suggested they were on a fast track towards the future.

As our new book Soviet Space Graphics: Cosmic Visions of the USSR notes, the Russians launched the first satellite, and the first intercontinental missile.

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