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7 edition of Human spaceflight found in the catalog.

Human spaceflight

Human spaceflight

a record of achievement, 1961-2006

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Published by NASA History Division, Office of External Relations in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronautics -- United States -- History -- Chronology,
  • Space flights -- History -- Chronology,
  • Manned space flight -- History -- Chronology

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHuman space flight, U.S. human spaceflight.
    Statementcompiled by Judith A. Rumerman ; updated by Chris Gamble and Gabriel Okolski.
    GenreChronology.
    SeriesMonograph in aerospace history -- no. 41
    ContributionsRumerman, Judy A., Gamble, Chris., Okolski, Gabriel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U5 H86 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16355508M
    LC Control Number2007022208

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