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7 edition of SPACE & AMERN IMAGINATION found in the catalog.

SPACE & AMERN IMAGINATION

by MC CURDY HOWARD E

  • 141 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Smithsonian .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Space travel & exploration,
  • United States,
  • Public opinion,
  • Space Policy,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • USA,
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • General,
  • Astronautics and state,
  • Astronautics,
  • Influence,
  • Mass media

  • Edition Notes

    Smithsonian History of Aviation and Spaceflight Series

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8634977M
    ISBN 101560987642
    ISBN 109781560987642

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