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Exploring the planets : a memoir

Author/Creator:
Taylor, F. W Author
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Edition:
First edition.
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Subjects:
Astrophysicists -- England -- Biography.
Taylor, F. W.
Outer space -- Exploration.
Language:
English
Summary:
This personal account of how the space programme has evolved, explores how the motivations of researchers and politicians can merge to generate the large budgets required, and describes how the technology is planned and developed to make various feats like landing on Mars or Titan possible.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on January 28, 2016).
ISBN:
0-19-181965-4