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Interkosmos : the Eastern Bloc's early space program / Colin Burgess, Bert Vis.

Author/Creator:
Burgess, Colin, 1947- author.
Publication:
Cham : Springer ; Chichester, UK : Praxis Publishing, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 321 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series:
Springer-Praxis books in space exploration.
Springer Praxis books.
Springer-Praxis books in space exploration
Springer Praxis books
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Subjects:
Sovet "Interkosmos" (Akademii︠a︡ nauk SSSR) -- History.
Salyut-Soyuz Project.
Space sciences -- Soviet Union -- History.
Space sciences -- Europe, Eastern -- History.
Space sciences -- International cooperation -- History.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Soviet Union -- History.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Europe, Eastern -- History.
Outer space -- Exploration -- International cooperation -- History.
Contents:
History and Development of the Interkosmos program
First to fly: Czechoslovakia's cosmonaut
From Poland to Salyut-6
Sigmund Jähn and Soyuz-30
Bulgaria in space
Hungary joins the space club
A Vietnamese cosmonaut
The Cuban Salyut mission
From the steppes of Mongolia
Romania continues the program
Beyond Interkosmos: Soyuz T-6
Soviet-Indian mission
A Syrian researcher on Mir
Bulgaria's second flight
Afghanistan's cosmonaut-researcher
Chrétien in space again
The Interkosmos missions in retrospect
Philately and the Interkosmos program / by James Reichman.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Vis, Bert, author.
ISBN:
3319241613
9783319241616
9783319241630
OCLC:
916591907