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Reaching for the high frontier

the American pro-space movement, 1972-84

by Michael A. G. Michaud

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Astronautics -- United States -- History.,
    • Astronautics and state -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMichael A.G. Michaud ; foreword by Joseph P. Allen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U5 M53 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 435 p., [1] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages435
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2749818M
      ISBN 100275921514, 0275921506
      LC Control Number86091456

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