Jane's Space Recognition Guide

Jane's Space Recognition Guide

by Peter Bond
     
 

The essential, most comprehensive guide to spacecraft and space exploration includes:

  • Civilian and military spacecraft
  • Shuttles and satellites
  • Space agencies
  • Information on current and historic space missions
  • More than 400 color photographs
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Overview

The essential, most comprehensive guide to spacecraft and space exploration includes:

  • Civilian and military spacecraft
  • Shuttles and satellites
  • Space agencies
  • Information on current and historic space missions
  • More than 400 color photographs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780061191336
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
05/27/2008
Series:
Jane's Space Recognition Guide Series
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
439,012
Product dimensions:
4.70(w) x 7.50(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Peter Bond is a lifelong space and astronomy enthusiast. He has written eight books, including the award-winning DK Guide to Space and has contributed to or acted as consultant/editor for many others. Bond has also written hundreds of articles on space and astronomy for British and American newspapers and magazines. He was appointed as Space Science Advisor for the Royal Astronomical Society in 1995, and is also a consultant/writer for the European Space Agency. He received a certificate for an "outstanding contribution" from ESA in 2005, and a Group Achievement Award from NASA in 2004. He is a Fellow of both the Royal Astronomical Society and the British Interplanetary Society. Bond lives in Cranleigh, Surrey, England.

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