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Saturn V - America's Apollo Moon Rocket
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Incorporating the historic Saturn V News Reference, this unique document provides extraordinary detail about America's Apollo moon rocket. Every major component and system on the incredibly successful Saturn V booster is covered in detail.
Saturn V Flight Manual: Astronaut's Guide to the Apollo Moon Rocket
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This unique Saturn V Flight Manual, written for the astronauts flying the mammoth Apollo moon rocket, has fascinating information about flight systems, events, and crew interactions. This document, produced for the Apollo 8 first manned Saturn V mission, has a special level of extraordinary technical detail.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Remembering The Giants - Apollo Rocket Propulsion Development (NASA SP-2009-4545) - Saturn V, CSM, and Lunar Module Engines Including F-1, J-2, and SPS
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides a historical compendium of what will likely be remembered as one of the most remarkable achievements in the evolution of rocket propulsion for the Apollo lunar landing program.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Moonport: A History of Apollo Launch Facilities and Operations - Saturn 1, Saturn 1B, and Saturn V Rocket Launch Pads, Launch Complex 39 (NASA SP-4204)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 214,390. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is an superb review of the incredible launch facilities, including Launch Complex 39, built for the Apollo moon landing program in the 1960s at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Stages to Saturn - A Technological History of the Apollo/Saturn Launch Vehicles (NASA SP-4206) - Official Saturn V Development History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,730. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - is a classic study of the development of the Saturn launch vehicle that took Americans to the Moon in the 1960s. Stages to Saturn is one of the finest official histories ever produced. It is essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the development of space flight in America.
Uplink - Downlink: A History of the Deep Space Network 1957-1997, Mariner, Viking, Voyager, Galileo, Cassini Eras, DSN as a Scientific Instrument (NASA SP-2001-4227)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 205,150. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
This official NASA history document - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - provides a comprehensive, readable history of NASA's Deep Space Network (DSN), the network of antennas communicating with interplanetary probes including the eras of the Mariner, Viking, Voyager, Galileo, Cassini spacecraft.
Space Shuttle NASA Mission Report: STS-1, April 1981 - Young and Crippen Pilot Columbia on the First Space Shuttle Mission - Complete Technical Details of All Aspects of the Historic Flight
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » History of Science, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This is the official final mission report issued by the NASA Johnson Space Center for the flight of STS-1, the first Space Shuttle mission launched in April 1981 with John Young and Robert Crippen. In addition to technical details, this report includes the report of Young and Crippen on the mission. Over 60 orbiter anomalies are discussed.
21st Century Complete Guide to Space Weather: Solar Storms, Impacts on Human Activity, Flares and Coronal Mass Ejections, Satellite Sun Observation, Forecasting, Carrington Event
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 302,820. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Space Science
Uncover the mysteries of space weather and solar activity, and learn about the practical consequences on human activity from astronaut safety to power grid blackouts with this authoritative compilation of up-to-date official documents. The sixteen parts of this massive, thousand-page compilation report on every aspect of the vital role of the sun and space weather.
Rockets and People, Volume II: Creating a Rocket Industry - Memoirs of Russian Space Pioneer Boris Chertok, Sputnik, Moon, Mars, Launch Pad Disasters, ICBMs (NASA SP-2005-4110)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 304,560. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Much has been written in the West on the history of the Soviet space program but few Westerners have read direct first-hand accounts of the men and women who were behind the many Russian accomplishments in exploring space. The memoirs of Academician Boris Chertok, translated from the original Russian, fills that gap.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 1 Tragedy (Grissom, White, and Chaffee) Apollo 204 Pad Fire, Complete Review Board Report, Technical Appendix Material, Medical Analysis Panel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » Military
Incorporating a complete reproduction of the final review board report, this authoritative compilation of official NASA documents provides unique insights into NASA s first major tragedy, the Apollo 1 launch pad fire. These documents have been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
Mundo Novo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,190. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Atheistic & Agnostic studies, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
A ciência nos revela um mundo muito diferente daquele imaginado até hoje. Darwin desvendou a evolução das espécies; Galileu vislumbrou um Universo vasto pela primeira vez; o DNA guarda o segredo da vida. E não sobrou espaço para os deuses antigos. Inspirado em Carl Sagan, o jornalista Augusto Xavier faz um profundo trabalho de pesquisa e conta em detalhes tudo sobre esse "Mundo Novo".
Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication, History of SETI, Astrobiology, Extraterrestrial Intelligence and Space Aliens, Primer on Cosmology, Search for Radio Messages
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
This comprehensive ebook compilation reproduces NASA documents and Congressional testimony about the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) and cosmology.
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program: Apollo 11 Technical Crew Debriefing with Unique Observations about the First Lunar Landing - Astronauts Armstrong, Aldrin, Collins
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,940. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
This official NASA document - converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction - provides the complete transcription of the historic Apollo 11 post-flight debriefing given by astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins on July 31, 1969.
In Search of the Big Bang
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos
For Big Bang Theory fans, don't miss this indispensable guide! :) `A remarkably readable guide to the mysteries of cosmic creation' —Nature
Project Orion Nuclear Pulse Rocket, Technical Reports on the Orion Concept, Atomic Bombs Propelling Massive Spaceships to the Planets, External Pulsed Plasma Propulsion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
This unique ebook features reproductions of technical reports from NASA and General Atomic on Project Orion, an audacious concept involving the sequential detonation of low-yield atomic bombs to propel large spaceships to the planets. These reports were previously secret and have been declassified. The concept was abandoned by NASA in the mid-1960s.
Companion to the Cosmos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 251,400. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
A brilliant tour deforce that nobody interested in the world around us can afford to be without.
Rockets and People, Volume I - Memoirs of Russian Space Pioneer Boris Chertok, Early Years Through World War II, Nazi Missile Technology (NASA SP-2005-4110)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 173,380. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Much has been written in the West on the history of the Soviet space program but few Westerners have read direct first-hand accounts of the men and women who were behind the many Russian accomplishments in exploring space. The memoirs of Academician Boris Chertok, translated from the original Russian, fills that gap.
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
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.
Ancient Alien Empire Megalithia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens & UFOs, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy
Ancient Aliens ruled a worldwide empire, Megalithia, at the dawn of civilization. Who were these aliens? Why were they here? This is the first book to take all the information on Ancient Aliens, put it together, and find answers. Were aliens responsible for the Great Flood? Was the Younger Dryas "Big Freeze" a nuclear winter? The answers lie in Ancient Alien Empire Megalithia, an in-depth book!
Apollo and America's Moon Landing Program - Enchanted Rendezvous, John Houbolt and the Genesis of the Lunar-Orbit Rendezvous Concept and Political and Technical Aspects of Placing a Flag on the Moon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » History » American
These official NASA history documents - converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction - include a Monograph in Aerospace History about the Lunar Orbit Rendezvous (LOR) mission concept for Project Apollo, plus a NASA contractor report on the political and technical aspects of placing the American flag on the moon.

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