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2 edition of year of the spiatnik found in the catalog.

year of the spiatnik

Robert Betchov

year of the spiatnik

a novel

by Robert Betchov

  • 73 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by CPRI Press in Oakville, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Betchov.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.B562 Ye, PR9199.3.B42 Ye
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p. ;
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4931544M
LC Control Number76358298

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Sputnik, all of pounds with only a radio transmitter inside its highly polished shell, became the first man-made object in space; while it immediately shocked the world, its long-term impact was even greater, for it profoundly changed the shape of the twentieth century/5(29).

AFTER SPUTNIK will explore the first 50 years of achievements in space with a guided tour of the artifacts in the collection of the National Air and Space Museum. This is the premier collection of space artifacts in the world, and includes most US artifacts; major Russian artifacts on loan; and most recently, Burt Rutan's Space Ship One.4/5(7).

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Paul Dickson's Sputnik: The Shock of the Century is one of the few book-length overviews of the event that launched the space age. It covers events leading up to the launch of the Soviet Union's Sputnik I satellite in Octoberand analyzes cultural and political reactions after the fact/5.

One of the most entrenched paradigms of this history was that Sputnik was a political tool to demonstrate Soviet superiority in a new domain. James E. Oberg, one of the more ubiquitous followers of the former Soviet space program, wrote in his landmark book Red Star In Orbit:Author: Asif A.

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