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Allen, William.   DICTIONARY OF TECHNICAL TERMS FOR AEROSPACE USE SP-7 (FIRST ED)  
Washington, DC: NASA/USGPO, 1965. 1st ed. 314 pages. Hardcover. Includes a tri-fold chart.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked, no wear. # B5830. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Associated Press, .   MOMENTS IN SPACE  
New York: Gallery Books, 1986. 1st ed. 224 pages. Hardcover. 0831760869 0-8317-6086-9. Hundreds of b/w AP photos record events as people struggle to advance the dream of exploring space. Begins with Robert Goddard and the German rocket scientists, and ends with the Challenger disaster. Text by Howard Benedict and John Barbour.
VG/Good+. Clean, tight, no name or marks. 1 X 3/8 inch missing top of Dj spine. # B6575. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Binder, Otto, & Lester Del Rey.   PLANETS: OTHER WORLDS OF OUR SOLAR SYSTEM / SPACE FLIGHT: THE COMING EXPLORATION OF THE UNIVERSE ( 2 BOOKS IN 1)  
New York: Golden Press, 1959. Book Club ed. 94 pages. Hardcover. Planets by Otto Binder and illustrated in color and b/w by George Solonevich. Space Flight by Lester Del Rey and illustrated in color by John Polgreen. Two selections from the Golden Library of Knowledge published together for the Weekly Reader Book Club.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. Very minor scuffing at extremes. # E0865. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bondi, Hermann.   THE UNIVERSE AT LARGE: VIEWS OF COSMOLOGY (SCIENCE STUDIES SERIES S-14)  
Garden City: Doubleday Anchor, 1960. 1st ed. 154 pages. Hardcover. First printing of a Doubleday Anchor Original.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, without wear. Owner initials on foredge. No jacket. # B7537. $12.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brown, Kenneth, & Lawrence D. Ely (Eds.).   SPACE LOGISTICS ENGINEERING  
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1962. 623 pages. Hardcover. Early space science text, formerly corporate library use. B/w photos, illustrations and diagrams. Indexed.
X-Lib Good/No Jacket. # B3094. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brumberg, Victor A.   ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES OF CELESTIAL MECHANICS  
Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1995. 1st ed. 236 pages. Hardcover. 3540587829 3-5405878-2-9. Variety of processors, alorithms & theories for motion of the universe and objects in it. Lots of equations. Bibliography, index.
Fine/No Jacket. Fine hardcover copy. # B3113. $120.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bureau of Industry Economics, .   ECONOMIC EVALUATION OF THE NATIONAL SPACE PROGRAM: RESEARCH REPORT 43  
Canberra: AGPS, 1992. 1st ed. 173 pages. Paperback. 0644249714 0-644-24971-4. Report to the Australian Space Board of independent economic evaluation of the program to date.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B5818. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Campbell, Victoria.   SPACE & AVIATION MEMORABILIA AUCTION AND REFERENCE CATALOG: APRIL 27 & 28, 2002  
Bell Canyon, CA: Aurora Galleries, 2002. 1st ed. 400 pages. Paperback. B/w photos and descriptions of hundreds of space and aviation collectibles.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Correction sheet laid in. # B5945. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Compton, W. David, & Charles D. Benson.   LIVING AND WORKING IN SPACE: A HISTORY OF SKYLAB SP-4208  
Washington, DC: NASA, 1983. 1st ed. 449 pages. Paperback. Details conception and development of all the technology for Skylab, from the beginning through the final mission. B/w photos throughout. Original 1983 USGPO printing.
Good+/Wraps. No marks. Cover has a discolored spot near top. # B5832. $20.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cunningham, Walter.   ALL-AMERICAN BOYS SIGNED  
New York: ibooks, 2003. Reprint. 439 pages. Boards. 0743458494 0-7434-5849-4. Memoir of NASA's second civilian astronaut. Signed & Inscribed: "To ..., Enjoy! Walter Cunningham Apollo 7" on the title page.
Fine/Fine. # A9326. $60.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Curtis, Anthony R.   SPACE ALMANAC: SECOND EDITION  
Houston: Gulf Publishing, 1992. 2nd ed. 746 pages. Paperback. 0884150305 0-88415-030-5. Thousands of facts, figures, names, dates, and places that cover space from earth to the edge of the universe.
New/No Jacket. A new book from our old stock. # 04689. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Diamond (editor), John M.   THE SPACE REPORT 2010: THE AUTHORATATIVE GUIDE TO GLOBAL SPACE ACTIVITY  
Colorado Springs: Space Foundation, 2010. 140 pages. Paperback. 0978999339 0-9789993-3-9. A round-up of science, technology, and business in world-wide activity in space exploration. Color photos, charts, and other illustrations. Endnotes and acronym list.
Near Fine/Wraps. No marks, minor scuffing on back. # E0794. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Expert Panel, .   AN INTERGRATED NATIONAL SPACE PROGRAM  
Canberra: DITAC, 1992. 1st ed. 103 pages. Paperback. 0644250151 0-644-25015-1. A review of Australia's national space program, generated for the Australian Space Board by an expert panel of the Department of Industry, Technology and Commerce.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B5817. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Firsoff, V.A.   THE SOLAR PLANETS  
Newton Abbot: David and Charles, 1977. 184 pages. Hardcover. 0715373528 0-7153-7352-8. Based on knowledge gained from space probes which have revolutionized our understanding of Venus, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, and especially Mars.
X-Lib Good+/VG. Former library copy, typical, but limited stamps. # B5809. $5.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Fish, Bob.   HORNET PLUS THREE: THE STORY OF THE APOLLO 11 RECOVERY (SIGNED)  
Reno, NV: Creative Minds Press, 2009. 1st ed. 213 pages. Hardcover. 0974961078 0-9749610-7-8. Color and b/w photos and drawings illustrate all aspects of the spacecraft recovery program. Appendices, glossary, bibliography, and index. Inscribed and signed on the title page by the author, with thanks to former owner for his help.
VG/Near Fine. Tight, sharp corners. # E0814. $75.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ford Aerospace, .   STS-1: A NEW ERA IN SPACE  
Houston: Ford Aerospace, 1981. 1st ed. 22 pages. Paperback. Ford Aerospace's information packet for the first Shuttle flight of Columbia. Mission info, objectives, timeline, overview of Shuttle program. 22 page stapled report laid into printer folder. Scarce.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Light browning to folder edge, else nice. # A8698. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Foreman, D.J.   DEVELOPING SATELLITE LAUNCHING FACILITIES IN AUSTRALIA AND THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT  
Canberra: Commonwealth Australia, 1992. 1st ed. 142 pages. Paperback. 0642174822 0-642-17482-2. Documents and reports from the Australian Senate Standing Committee on Transport, Communications and Imfrastructure on the pros and cons of developing Australian launch facilities and interaction with other countries for space technology.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, PON. # B5816. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harland, David M.   APOLLO 12 - ON THE OCEAN OF STORMS (SIGNED)  
UK: Springer-Praxis, 2011. 522 pages. Paperback. 144197606X 144197606X. Second book in Nasa's Moon Program Series. Covers the mission from planning through to completion, with over 30 pages of color photos, loads of b/w photos, and drawings. Includes conversations among the crew which were not transmitted. Signed by the author to previous owner, thanking him for help over the years.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, lower front corner lightly bumped. # E0796. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Harrigan, Stephen.   CHALLENGER PARK (SIGNED)  
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006. 1st ed. 397 pages. Hardcover. 0375412050 0-375-41205-0. Novel about astronauts and the space program.
Fine/Fine. SIGNED by Harrigan on the half title page. # B0312. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henderson, David M.   APPLIED CARTESIAN TENSORS FOR AEROSPACE SIMULATIONS (SIGNED)  
Reston, VA: AIAA, 2006. 1st ed. 215 pages. Hardcover. 1563477939 1-56347-793-9. Signed by the author and dated November 2016.
New/No Jacket. New book signed by the author. # E0692. $80.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henderson, David M.   ONE SCIENTIST'S AWARENESS OF GOD AND OUR UNIVERSE (SIGNED)  
Pittsburgh: Dorrance, 2016. 1st ed. 132 pages. Hardcover. 1480930652 1480930652. Signed by the author and dated November 2016. Tha author attempts to integrate accepted scientific ideas with our awareness of God.
New/No Jacket. New book, signed by the author. # E0693. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hogan, Thor.   MARS WARS: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE SPACE EXPLORATION INITIATIVE SP-2007-4410  
Washington, DC: NASA, 2007. 1st ed. 188 pages. Paperback. Discusses politics and government policy in the rise and fall of the SEI. This book is the original NASA-SP publication, dated August 2007.
VG/Wraps. No marks or wear. Lower fore-corners are warped. # E0189. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Holmes, Jay.   AMERICA ON THE MOON: THE ENTERPRISE OF THE 60'S  
Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1962. 1st ed. 272 pages. Hardcover. Focusing on the most ambitious endeavor in the history of mankind, the effort to transport men safely to the Moon and back to earth. The story of the space race with the Soviet Union, describes existing and proposed launch vehicles, and projects of military, scientific, and weather agencies.
Good+/VG. Tight, unmarked, but boards insect nibbled along top and bottom edges. # B7192. $50.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hunley, J.D.   THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROPULSION TECHNOLOGY FOR U.S. SPACE-LAUNCH VEHICLES, 1926-1991  
College Station: Texas A & M, 2007. 1st ed. 383 pages. Hardcover. 1585445886 1-58544-588-6. Focuses on the engineering aspects of the development of the major rocket technologies.
Fine/Fine. New book. # E0659. $65.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jastrow, Robert.   RED GIANTS AND WHITE DWARFS: THE EVOLUTION OF STARS, PLANETS, AND LIFE  
New York: Harper & Row, 19671. 1st ed. 176 pages. Hardcover.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Black Dj has no visible wear. # B3065. $6.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Johnson, Ann, & Lawrence Dunn.   ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS DICTIONARY (JSC-11764)  
Houston: NASA, 1980. 1st ed. 173 pages. Paperback. Prepared by McDonnell Douglas for Flight Operations Directorate, Crew Training and Procedures Division. Published April 15, 1980.
VG/Wraps. PON on front o/w clean, tight stapled binding. Blue card covers. # B1333. $8.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
King, Linda A.W.   INVITATIONS FROM AFAR: A NEED TO KNOW (SIGNED)  
Bloomington, IN: Authorhouse, 2012. 1st ed. 606 pages. Hardcover. 1477203885 1477203885. Local author Linda King weaves a tale of intrigue as the crew of a secret mission to Ganymede discover they are not scheduled to make it back to earth alive.
New/Wraps. A new hardcover copy SIGNED by the author. # 33286. $31.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
King, Linda A.W.   INVITATIONS FROM AFAR: A NEED TO KNOW (SIGNED)  
Bloomington, IN: Authorhouse, 2012. 1st ed. 606 pages. Paperback. 1477203885 1477203885. Local author Linda King weaves a tale of intrigue as the crew of a secret mission to Ganymede discover they are not scheduled to make it back to earth alive.
New/Wraps. A new copy SIGNED by the author. # 33285. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lardas, Mark.   SPACE SHUTTLE LAUNCH SYSTEM 1972-2004 (SIGNED) OSPREY NEW VANGUARD 99  
Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2004. 48 pages. Paperback. 1841766917 )1-84176-691-. Illustrated with color photos
New/Wraps. New book, not a remainder. Signed by the author. # 27609. $15.95   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Laufer, Alexander.   SHARED VOYAGE: LEARNING AND UNLEARNING FROM REMARKABLE PROJECTS SP-2005-4111  
Washington, DC: NASA/USGPO, 2005. 1st ed. 228 pages. Hardcover. 0160732409 0-16-073240-9. Provides an effective learning source for project management.
Fine/Fine. No sign of use or handling. # B5807. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Leonard, Jonathan Norton.   FLIGHT INTO SPACE: FACTS, FANCIES, AND PHILOSOPHY  
London: Sidgwick and Jackson Ltd, 1953. 1st ed. 245 pages. Hardcover. People, places, science, and technology surrounding the early days of rocketry and space exploration.
Near Fine/Good+. Book tight, square, unmarked. Dj darkened, worn at spine tips. # B7211. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Levinson, A.A.   PROCEEDINGS OF THE SECOND LUNAR SCIENCE CONFERENCE, HOUSTON, TX JANUARY 11-14, 1971 (COMPLETE IN 3 VOLUMES)  
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1971. 1st ed. 2818 pages. Hardcover. 0262120518 0-262-12051-8. Volume 1: Mineralogy and Petrology; Vol. 2: Chemical and Isotope Analysis/Organix Chemistry; Vol. 3: Physical Properties. In dark brown cloth covers.
VG/No Jacket. Very nice set. # B4166. $34.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Life Magazine, .   LIFE MAGAZINE: 1959 06/15: JUNE 15, 1959 SPACE PROGRAM CHIMPS  
New York: Time, Inc.,. 140 pages. Paperback. Issue highlighting our first simian astronauts, Able & Baker, after their historic chimp flight into space. Other topics include Earl Long's committment; Porgy & Bess; American engineer in Russia.
Good+/No Jacket. Mailing label of front not affecting text. Very light wear. # B6300. $15.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lightman, Alan.   TIME FOR THE STARS: ASTRONOMY IN THE 1990S  
New York: Viking, 1992. 1st ed. 124 pages. Hardcover. 0670839760 0-670-83976-0. With a foreword by John Bahcall, President American Astronomical Society.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # B9270. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lunar & Planetary Institute, Ryder & Sha.   PROCEEDINGS OF LUNAR AND PLANETARY SCIENCE, VOLUME 21  
Houston: Lunar & Planetary Inst., 1991. 1st ed. 726 pages. Boards. 0942862058 0-942862-05-8. Findings on lunar geology, topography etc. B/w photos, charts and tables. Indexed. Complete in one volume. In gray cloth covers.
Fine/No Jacket. # B4171. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lunar & Planetary Institute, Ryder & Sha.   PROCEEDINGS OF LUNAR AND PLANETARY SCIENCE, VOLUME 22  
Houston: Lunar & Planetary Inst., 1992. 1st ed. 469 pages. Boards. 0942862066 0-942862-06-6. Findings on lunar geology, topography etc. B/w photos, charts and tables. Indexed. Complete in one volume. In maroon cloth covers.
Fine/No Jacket. Fine copy, tight, no marks. # B4172. $42.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lunar & Planetary Institute, & Graham Ry.   PROCEEDINGS OF THE EIGHTEEENTH LUNAR AND PLANETARY CONFERENCE  
Cambridge: Cambridge University, 1988. 1st ed. 753 pages. Hardcover. 0521350905 0-521-35090-5. Findings on lunar geology, topography etc. Lots of b/w photos, charts and tables. Indexec. Complete in one volume. Green cloth covers.
Near Fine/No Jacket. # B4169. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lunar & Planetary Institute, & Graham Ry.   PROCEEDINGS OF THE EIGHTH LUNAR AND PLANETARY CONFERENCE HOUSTON, TEXAS, MARCH 14-18, 1977  
New York: Pergamon Press, 1977. 1st ed. 3991 pages. Hardcover. 0080220525 0-08-022052-5. Volume 1: The Moon and the Inner Solar System; Vo. 2: Petrogenic Studes of Mare and Highland Rocks; Vol. 3: Lunar & Planetary Surfaces.
VG/No Jacket. Onwer's name, spines a bit sun faded. # B4194. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lunar & Planetary Institute, .   PROCEEDINGS OF THE TWENTIETH LUNAR AND PLANETARY CONFERENCE  
Houston: Lunar & Planetary Inst., 1990. 1st ed. 591 pages. Boards. 094286204X 0-942862-04-X. Findings on lunar geology, topography etc. B/w photos, charts and tables. Indexed. Complete in one volume. In white glossy hardcover covers.
Fine/No Jacket. # B4170. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Matthews, J.M.   TRW SPACE LOG 1980, VOLUME 18  
Redondo Beach: TRW, Inc., 1981. 1st ed. 99 pages. Paperback. Spacecraft details, USSR activity, summary log of launches 1957-1980, box score of US launches.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, no marks. Slight scuffing at spine tips. # E0092. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
McDonnell Douglas, .   SPACE STATION SYSTEMS ANALYSIS STUDY PART 3: DOCUMENTATION: THREE VOLUMES CONTRACT NO. NAS9-14958 MDC G6922  
Huntington Beach: McDonnell Douglas, 1977. 1st ed. Spiral Bound. Volume 1: Executive Summary, Volume 2: Technical Report, Volume 3: Appendixes Book 2 - Supporting Data. Missing Vol 3 Book 1 and Volume 4: Supporting Research and Technology Report. Contain many drawings and multi-fold drawings. Prepared for NASA - Johnson Space Center.
Near Fine/Wraps. Previous owner name on all volumes, o/w clean, intact. Blue/white covers. # B0649. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mejer, Anders Peter.   OMEGA LIFETIME: THE MOON EDITION ISSUE 4, 2009  
Switzerland: Omega SA, 2009. 1st ed. 154 pages. Paperback. Occasional publication of the watchmaking company, this issue celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the First Moon Landing. Fold-out showing sequence of the moon flight on one side and the stacked stages of the launch rockets, command module, and lunar module on the other side.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no marks. # E0875. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Mendell, editor, W.W.   LUNAR BASES AND SPACE ACTIVITIES OF THE 21ST CENTURY  
Houston: Lunar and Planetary Inst, 1985. 1st ed. 865 pages. Paperback. 0942862023 0-942862-02-3. Papers from a NASA-sponsored, public symposium hosted by the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, DC, Oct. 29-31, 1984. B/w photos. drawings, and charts. Index. July 4th speech from Luna, dated 2076, "ghost-written" by Ben Bova, noting the 75th anniversary of America's 2001 return to the Moon.
VG/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Faint reader crease on spine. Top edge lightly foxed. # B9779. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
NASA, .   NASA KENNEDY SPACE CENTER'S SPACEPORT USA: ENGLISH TOURBOOK  
Washington, DC: NASA, 1987. Reprint. 48 pages. Paperback. Fully illustrated in color. A guide to the Kenedy Space Center.
Fine/Wraps. # B7110. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
NASA, .   STS-123 ALL ABOARD: THE STATION GOES GLOBAL  
Washington, DC: NASA, 2008. 110 pages. Spiral Bound. Pre-launch information book for Space Shuttle Endeavor which left March 11, 2008 for a record stay at the International Space Station. Published for media assistance, filled with all kinds of info, color photos and illustrations. Black plastic comb binding. Uncommon NASA history.
Near Fine/Wraps. No marks. # E0797. $38.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
NASA & Journal of Geophysical, Research.   SCIENTIFIC RESULTS OF THE VIKING PROJECT: REPRINTED FROM VOL. 82, NO. 28  
Washington, DC: American Geophysical, 1977. Reprint. 722 pages. Paperback. Massive report on the Mars Viking expedition. High resolution b/w photos, b/w drawings, charts and diagrams. Color and b/w fold-out maps. Printed on high quality glossy photo stock.
Good+/Wraps. Paper covers torn a bit at bottom of spine. O/w clean, no marks. # B4165. $24.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Oberg, James E., & Alcestis R. Oberg.   PIONEERING SPACE: LIVING ON THE NEXT FRONTIER  
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1986. Reprint. 298 pages. Hardcover. 0070480346 0-07-048034-6. Foreword by Isaac Asimov. Describes the daily routine, excitements, and psychological aspects of life in space.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wwear or marks. Small unknown stain on top edge. # B9544. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Philco Ford, .   APOLLO 14: TARGET PERFECTION (EMPLOYEE INFO PACK) DO YOUR PART IN THE TOUGHEST PART YET (EMPLOYEE PACKET)  
Houston: Philco-Ford Corporation, 1971. 1st ed. 7 pages. Paperback. Info pack for employees for the Apollo 15 flight. Mission info and timeline, what to expect. Stapled packet dated 01/29/1971 laid into a printed folder. Quite scarce. Also contains "What Happened on Apollo 13", a blow-by-blow account of the accident, and "What Was Done About It" explaining modifications and improvements.
VG/Wraps. Owner's name on folder, else Near Fine. # A8701. $14.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Powers, Robert M.   PLANETARY ENCOUNTERS (ARC)  
Harrisburg, PA: Stackpole, 1978. ARC ed. 180 pages. Paperback. 0811712702 0-8117-1270-2. A history of space exploration in essay form, has appendices, glossary, & 10 of the 123 photos projected for the finished book. Very interesting & fun read, covers the various planetary probes. ADVANCE UNCORRECTED PROOFS for this title.
VG/Wraps. No printing on spine. # A3057. $10.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Redmond, Marilyn.   HENRY HAMILTON IN OUTER SPACE (SIGNED)  
Gretna, LA: Pelican Press, 1991. 1st ed. 190 pages. Hardcover. 0882898205 0-88289-820-5. Dj has a one inch closed tear bottom front otherwise near fine.
Fine/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked save for author inscription. Signed by author. # B3434. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reingold (editor), Lester A.   COLUMBIA ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION BOARD REPORT VOLUME 1 AUGUST 2003  
Washington D.C.: USGPO, 2003. 248 pages. Paperback. 0160679044 0-16-067904-4. Official report from the investigative body on all aspects of the Columbia shuttle disaster. B/w photos, tables, charts, and diagrams.
VG/Wraps. Firm, unmarked. # E0795. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Reynolds, David West.   KENNEDY SPACE CENTER: GATEWAY TO SPACE  
Buffalo, NY: Firefly Books, 2006. 1st ed. 248 pages. Hardcover. 1554070392 1-55407-039-2. First printing in pictorial boards with matching dustjacket. History of Kennedy Space Center which has been the launch site for every American manned space mission.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear or marks on book, dustjacket has a wrinkle on back. # E0792. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Riley, Woods, and Dolling, .   LUNAR ROVER OWNER'S WORKSHOP MANUAL 1971-1972 (APOLLO 15-17; LRV1-3 & 1G TRAINER  
U.K.: Haynes Publishing, 2012. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. 0857332678 0-85733-267-8. Describes how the most expensive car in history was designed and built, and how the astronauts trained on earth and managed the vehicle on the surface of the Moon. Color and b/w photos and technical drawings. In glossy pictorial boards. Foreword by David R. Scott, Commander of the Apollo 15 mission.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear or marks. # E0793. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shepard, Alan, & Deke Slayton.   MOON SHOT: THE INSIDE STORY OF AMERICA'S RACE TO THE MOON (SIGNED)  
Norwalk: Easton Press, 1997. Limited ed. 383 pages. Leather. Excellent history of the Apollo Moon Project. SIGNED by Alan Shepard on page bound in, and also on authentication certificate. Dark brown leather with four raised bands, gilt title and decoration, all edges gilt, and ribbon marker. Moire endpapers. Number 609 of 3,000.
Fine/No Jacket. # B9608. $550.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Shurkin, Joel N.   JUPITER: THE STAR THAT FAILED  
Philadelphia: Westminster, 1979. 1st ed. 110 pages. Hardcover. 0664326420 0-664-32642-0.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. corners sharp. # B3225. $3.75   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Spires, David N.   ORBITAL FUTURES: SELECTED DOCUMENTS IN AIR FORCE SPACE HISTORY, VOLUME 1 AND VOLUME 2 (TWO VOLUME SET)  
Peterson AFB, CO: U.S. Air Force, 2004. 1st ed. 1289 pages. Hardcover. First documentary history of the Air Force's space program, including over 200 documents that begin with the earliest space-related policy statements from the post-World War II period and end with the 2001 Report of the Commission to Assess United States National Security Space Management and Organization.
Fine/Fine. No sign of use or handling on books or Djs. # B5806. $54.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Taylor, John R.   ROCKETS AND MISSILES: A GROSSET ALL-COLOR GUIDE  
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1970. 159 pages. Hardcover. History of rockets and missiles of the past, present and future concepts. Cool 1950s & 60s style color illustrations throughout. Info on guidance systems, delivery platforms and more.
Near Fine/Good+. In pictorial covers. Remainder mark. Dustjacket has 1.5 inch closed tear and is price-clipped. A clean, solid unmarked copy. # B7298. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Taylor, Fredric W.   THE SCIENTIFIC EXPLORATION OF MARS  
Cambridge: Cambridge University, 2010. 1st ed. 348 pages. Hardcover. 0521829569 0-521-82956-9. This unique book provides a complete description of the past, present and possible future of Mars exploration. Color and b/w illustrations.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked. No wear. # B5808. $33.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Titulaer, Chriet.   HUIS VAN DE TOEKOMST  
Houten: Chriet Titulaer Prod., 1989. 127 pages. Boards. 9072692039 9-0726920-3-9. Dutch language look at a variety of modern technologies.
Fine/No Jacket. # A6457. $5.00     Inquire Now  
Tsiao, Sunny.   READ YOU LOUD AND CLEAR: THE STORY OF NASA'S SPACEFLIGHT TRACKING AND DATA NETWORK SP-2007-4232  
Washington, DC: NASA, 2008. 1st ed. 481 pages. Hardcover. 0160801915 0-16-080191-5. Historical accounts of international goodwill and foriegn cooperation helped build a network around the world to keep track of things aloft.
Fine/Fine. Clean, tight, unmarked. No sign of use or handling. # B5770. $68.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
White, J. Frederick.   FLIGHT PERFORMANCE HANDBOOK FOR POWERED FLIGHT OPERATIONS  
Redondo Beach: Space Technology Lab, I., 196. 1st ed. Hardcover. Flight Mechanics and Space Vehicle Design, Empirical Formulae, Analytical Approximations and Graphical Aids. Large folding chart in rear pocket. From the TRW Systems Houston Operations Technical Library and marked with their stamp on FEP and edges.
X-Lib VG/No Jacket. From corporate libray with check-out slip unmarked. Number sticker on spine. # B8837. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
White, R. Stephen.   SPACE PHYSICS  
New York: Gordon and Breach, 1970. 1st ed. 318 pages. Hardcover. B/w illustrations, charts, and tables throughout. This work condenses and unifies the previously separate disciplines of earth's atmosphere, ionosphere, radiation belts, magnetic cavity, and the sun and interplanetary space.
VG/VG. No wear, no marks on book. Dustjacket is scuffed on corners and edges. # B9678. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Woodfill (editor), Jerry.   CHALLENGER'S LOST LESSONS: THE NEVER DONE EDUCATIONAL DEMONSTRATIONS OF STS-51L (SIGNED)  
Johnson Space Ce: NASA, 2007. 97 pages. Spiral Bound. From the project Space Educators' Handbook-OMB/NASA Report #S677. This discusses in detail planning and training for the six lessons for school children the first Teacher in Space intended to do in orbit, before all was lost with the destruction of Challenger. Contains a CDRom and a DVD which includes video of Christa McAuliffe doing portions of the lessons in ground and zero-G training. Signed on the title page by the editor to previous owner(named in the text for his assistance). Very scarce item of NASA history.
Near Fine/Wraps. Small scuffed place on back cover, o/w fine. # E0791. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Yeager, Chuck.   YEAGER  
New York: Bantam, 1985. 1st ed. 342 pages. Hardcover. 0553050931 0-553-05093-1. Autobiography of one of America's greatest test pilots. B/w photos, indexed.
VG/VG. Dustjacket has light edgewear. # B9151. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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