Book ID: CBB000830112

James Van Allen: The First Eight Billion Miles (2007)


Foerstner, Abigail (Author)

University of Iowa Press

Publication Date: 2007
Physical Details: xx + 322 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description The biography of this astrophysicist and pioneer scientist in America's space program.

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Authors & Contributors
Osterbrock, Donald E.
Cobos Bueno, José M.
Vaquero Martínez, José Manuel
Ponomareva, Valentina
Schmidt-Kaler, Theodor
Klausner, Howard A.
Journal for the History of Astronomy
Llull: Revista de la Sociedad Española de Historia de las Ciencias y de las Técnicas
Substantia: An International Journal of the History of Chemistry
Acta Historica Astronomiae
Princeton University Press
New American Library
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of External Relations, NASA History Office
World Scientific
Alfred A. Knopf
Space travel; space flight
Baade, Walter
Von Braun, Wernher
Carrasco Garrorena, Pedro
Conrad, Pete
Bethe, Hans Albrecht
Ansari, Anousheh
Time Periods
20th century
20th century, late
21st century
19th century
United States
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Project Apollo (NASA)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Mars Exploration Rover Mission (U.S.)

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