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Rings Around the World : Man's Progress from Steam Engine to Satellite

by Gartmann, Heinz

Condition: Good

New York: William Morrow, 1959. Hardcover without dust jacket, xv + 366 pages including drawings, plus black-and-white photographs; covers rubbed at corners, lightly soiled, residue inside both covers due to removal of previously glued dust jacket, otherwise gently used, tight in binding, interior clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good.
  • Bookseller: Eric James CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 039501
  • Title: Rings Around the World : Man's Progress from Steam Engine to Satellite
  • Author: Gartmann, Heinz
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: William Morrow
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1959
  • Keywords: COSMOGONY COSMOLOGY SCIENCE ASTRONOMY PHYSICS SPACE EXPLORATION COLONIZATION MANNED MISSION Social History Technology Engineering Communication Automation, Space, Inventions, Progress Industry Industrial Creativity Pyhsics Radar Telecommunication Transpo
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science; Transportation; Technology;


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