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Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Lunar Module (LM) Reference
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,920. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Every major component and system on the incredibly successful LM is covered in detail. It provides one of the best technical, nuts-and-bolts descriptions of the LM available. From the abort guidance system to the lunar surface sensing probes, every part of the Lunar Module is described - a genuine treasure-trove of facts and historical information about man's greatest engineering achievement.
The Astrocats
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Three cats named William, George and Jane learn that jumping is fun. But what will happen when they jump so high that they land on the Moon? This poem, a perfect bedtime story, tells their tale.
Epicurean Pleasures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A delicious Sci-Fi short story.
Two Galaxies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Anthologies
In this trio of comic sci-fi stories you'll read about the vastly overweight King Ogod, who goes missing in impossible circumstances, and what happens next. You'll read about two very strange Englishmen who talk in odd accents and might have found a crop circle, and then a bunch of cavemen, and women, who meet an astronaut. Well, it could all happen, couldn't it?
Alpha: The Second Sun Trilogy
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The opening volume of The Second Sun Trilogy, a new sci-fi and space exploration series.
America's Space Shuttle: Main Propulsion System (SSME) NASA Astronaut Training Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,860. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This unique and historic document provides extraordinary detail about the Space Shuttle's Main Propulsion System, including the Space Shuttle Main Engines. The official NASA astronaut training manuals comprised a major part of the formal flight crew training process, and were used by flight controllers as well.
Skylab: A Chronology (NASA SP-4011) - The Story of the Planning, Development, and Implementation of America's First Manned Space Station
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,740. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This official NASA history series document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a comprehensive chronology of the Skylab space station, launched in 1973 and manned by three crews through 1974.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Report: STS-2, November 1981 - Second Flight of Columbia, Complete Technical Details of Orbiter Performance and Problems, Mission Events
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This is the official final orbiter mission report issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center for the flight of STS-2, the second Space Shuttle mission, launched in November 1981 with Joe Engle and Richard Truly. Fifty orbiter anomalies are discussed. Each orbiter system is reviewed in detail, with technical information on performance and anomalies.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Report: STS-3, March 1982 - Third Columbia Mission, Complete Technical Details of Orbiter Performance and Problems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,130. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
This is the official final orbiter mission report issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center for the flight of STS-3, the third Space Shuttle mission, launched in March 1982 with Mattingly and Hartsfield. Forty-seven orbiter anomalies are discussed.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Reports: STS-4, STS-5, and STS-6 Missions in 1982 and 1983 - Complete Technical Details of Orbiter Performance and Problems
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
These official final orbiter mission reports issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center cover three missions in 1982 and 1983: STS-4, STS-5, and STS-6. In these thorough reports, with information and specifics not available on NASA website mission descriptions, each orbiter system is reviewed in detail along with technical information on performance and anomalies.