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The Resource Leaving earth : space stations, rival superpowers, and the quest for interplanetary travel, by Robert Zimmerman

Leaving earth : space stations, rival superpowers, and the quest for interplanetary travel, by Robert Zimmerman

Label
Leaving earth : space stations, rival superpowers, and the quest for interplanetary travel
Title
Leaving earth
Title remainder
space stations, rival superpowers, and the quest for interplanetary travel
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Zimmerman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zimmerman, Robert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL788.5
LC item number
.Z55 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronautics
  • Outer space
  • Astronautics
Label
Leaving earth : space stations, rival superpowers, and the quest for interplanetary travel, by Robert Zimmerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 467-481) 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
Skyscrapers in the sky -- Salyut : "I wanted him to come home" -- Skylab : a glorious forgotten triumph -- The early Salyuts : "the prize of all the people" -- Salyut 6 : the end of isolation -- Salyut 7 : phoenix in space -- Freedom : "you've got to put on your management hat ..." -- Mir : a year in space -- Mir : the road to capitalism -- Mir : the joys of freedom -- Mir : almost touching -- Mir : culture shock -- Mir : spin city -- International Space Station : ships passing in the night
Control code
ocm54696415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 528 p.
Isbn
9780309097390
Lccn
2003007637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Leaving earth : space stations, rival superpowers, and the quest for interplanetary travel, by Robert Zimmerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 467-481) 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
Skyscrapers in the sky -- Salyut : "I wanted him to come home" -- Skylab : a glorious forgotten triumph -- The early Salyuts : "the prize of all the people" -- Salyut 6 : the end of isolation -- Salyut 7 : phoenix in space -- Freedom : "you've got to put on your management hat ..." -- Mir : a year in space -- Mir : the road to capitalism -- Mir : the joys of freedom -- Mir : almost touching -- Mir : culture shock -- Mir : spin city -- International Space Station : ships passing in the night
Control code
ocm54696415
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 528 p.
Isbn
9780309097390
Lccn
2003007637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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