Space

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Rocket Boys

Rocket Boys

by Homer Hickam

Rocket Boys (also known as October Sky) is the first memoir in a series of three, by Homer Hickam, Jr. It is a story of growing up in a mining town, and a boy's pursuit of amateur rocketry in a pure company mining town. It won the W.D. Weatherford Award in 1998, the year of its release. Today, it is one of the most often picked community/library reads in the United States. It is also studied in many school systems around the world.
A Brief History Of Time

A Brief History Of Time

by Stephen W Hawking

A Brief History of Time is a popular science book written by Stephen Hawking and first published by the Bantam Dell Publishing Group in 1988. It became a best-seller and has sold more than 9 million copies. It was also on the London Sunday Times best-seller list for more than four years. There is also a documentary by the same name, directed by Errol Morris and released in 1991. Unlike the book, the documentary is primarily a biography of Stephen Hawking.
Rocket Boys

Rocket Boys

by Homer H, Jr Hickam

Rocket Boys (also known as October Sky) is the first memoir in a series of three, by Homer Hickam, Jr. It is a story of growing up in a mining town, and a boy's pursuit of amateur rocketry in a pure company mining town. It won the W.D. Weatherford Award in 1998, the year of its release. Today, it is one of the most often picked community/library reads in the United States. It is also studied in many school systems around the world.
John Glenn

John Glenn

by John Glenn

John Glenn has spent most of his life in public service, as a distinguished U.S. Senator and a veteran of twenty-three years in the Marine corps, during which time he was awarded numerous medals for his achievements, as well as the NASA Distinguished Service medal and the Congressional Space Medal of Honor. He and his wife of fifty-six years, Annie, have two grown children and two grandchildren.Nick Taylor is the author of seven nonfiction books and collaborated with John Glenn on his memoir. He lives in... Read more
Cosmos

Cosmos

by Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan was the David Duncan Professor of Astronomy and Space Sciences and Director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University; Distinguished Visiting Scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology; and the cofounder and President of the Planetary Society, the largest space-interest group in the world. For the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, he was an adviser on the Mariner, Voyager, and Viking unmanned space missions, and he briefed... Read more
Raise Heaven and Earth

Raise Heaven and Earth

by William B Harwood

Man's Conquest Of Space

Man's Conquest Of Space

by William R Shelton

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim; Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim and Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Apollo

Apollo

by Alan Bean

The Heavens and The Earth

The Heavens and The Earth

by Walter a McDougall

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan - Slayton, Deke Shepard

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan and Deke Slayton Shepard

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan; Slayton, Deke; Barbree, Jay; Benedict, Howard Shepard

For Spacious Skies

For Spacious Skies

by Scott and Kris Stoever Carpenter

Carrying the Fire

Carrying the Fire

by Michael Collins

Americans Into Orbit

Americans Into Orbit

by Gene Gurney

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Lost Moon

by Jim Lovell

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Lost Moon

by Jeffrey; Lovell, James Kluger

Space Books & Ephemera

Deep Black

Deep Black

by Burrows, William E

A Brief History of Time from the Big Bang to Black Holes

A Brief History of Time from the Big Bang to Black Holes

by Hawking, Stephen W. (Ill. by Ron Miller)

New York: Bantam Books, 1988. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Quarter black cloth with black paper-covered boards, SWH blind-stamped on front board, x, 198 pp, 35 figures, glossary, index. Edges of boards faded, spine ends rolled in, a few small ink spots on fore-edge. DJ spine ends a bit rumpled, slight edge wear, a few blind impressions on rear panel; in Brodart archival cover. From the book: "Where did the universe come from? How and why did it... Read more
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$19.99
The Greatest Challenge

The Greatest Challenge

by Caiden, Martin

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1965. Stated First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Fred L. Wolff, Illustrator. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1965. Stated First Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. Fred L. Wolff, Illustrator. Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks.... Read more
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$20.00
The Art of Postage Stamps

The Art of Postage Stamps

by Barbara Moore, Honor Holland

New York: Walker and Company, 1979. First printing. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Barbara Moore, Honor Holland, The Art of Postage Stamps, New York, Walker and Company, 1979, First Printing. Gray hc, 4to (27 cm), 96 pp, illustrated. A visual, international look at stamps from early versions to those commemorating historical moments and national pride, with special affection for flight and airmail. Ex-library (fair-to-good)/no DJ: lightly scuffed, ex-library with stickers and markings, rear fep torn (pocket... Read more
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$7.99
Gravitational Fission of Planetary Surfaces MARS & EARTH: bound with Gravitational Fission of the Grand Canyon

Gravitational Fission of Planetary Surfaces MARS & EARTH: bound with Gravitational Fission of the Grand Canyon

by Kelly, Allan O

no Indication, California, 1991. no Indication. Spiral Bound. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 76 pages, this book appears to be a photocopy of a book published around 1991 by the author. The first part is dated December 1, 1990 and according to the dedication page "this book is the first attempt by anyone to publish a theory of cosmic fission as it may apply to the Earth, Mars and other planets. It has been considered by a few brave souls, since Sir Isaac Newton set forth his... Read more
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AU$45.50
1962 Project Mercury Manned Spacecraft Freedom Bond Drive Souvenir Brochure

1962 Project Mercury Manned Spacecraft Freedom Bond Drive Souvenir Brochure

Tri-fold, 3.5” x 7.5”, Near Fine. Souvenir of the 1962 Freedom Bond Drive. In Spring 1962, the Treasury Department conducted the first nationwide Savings Bond campaign since the Korean War. McDonnell Aircraft Corporation and General Motors co-sponsored the exhibition tour of the Project Mercury spacecraft. Includes image of the Mercury Capsule, described as “the space classroom for America’s astronauts,” with its compartments labeled, and images and short bios of “America’s Astronaut Team,” the... Read more
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$175.00
Holocaust Project : From Darkness into Light SIGNED

Holocaust Project : From Darkness into Light SIGNED

by Chicago, Judy ; Woodman, Donald

New York, New York: Viking Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0670842125 . Signed by Author and Photographer; Book and dust jacket are in fine/fine almost like new condition. Signed on half-title page "Best regard Judy Chicago". Also signed by Photographer Donald Woodman. 205 pages. Viking Press. 1993; Oblong 4to; 205 pages; Signed by Author and Photographer .
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$65.00
Rocket Man: Astronaut Pete Conrad's Incredible Ride to the Moon and Beyond

Rocket Man: Astronaut Pete Conrad's Incredible Ride to the Moon and Beyond

by CONRAD, Nancy and KLAUSNER, Howard A

New York: New American Library, 2005. First. hardcover. fine/near fine. Illustrated. xiv + 301 pages, 8vo, two-toned boards, d.w. (New York): New American Library, (2005). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.<br/><br/> Presentation copy by Nancy Conrad, widow of Pete Conrad.<br/><br/>
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$75.00
RAISE HEAVEN AND EARTH

RAISE HEAVEN AND EARTH

by WILLIAM B. HARWOOD

SIMON SCHUSTER, 1993. Hardcover. Used; Very Good/VERY GOOD. THE STORY OF MARTIN MARIETTA PEOPLE AND THEIR PIONEERING ACHIEVEMENTS SOME WRITING ON FRONT FLYLEAF CLEAN TIGHT COPY
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$9.95
LIFTOFF [SIGNED]

LIFTOFF [SIGNED]

by Collins, Michael; Dean, James [illustrator]

New York: Grove Press, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Large Octavo, 288 pages; VG/VG; spine black and white with white and red titling; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '$25.00', very mild shelfwear; Inscribed on title page by Michael Collins; shelved case 5. Michael Collins was an astronaut who participated in Gemini 10 and Apollo 11, flying Columbia around the Moon in 1969 while his crew-mates, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, made the first crewed landing on... Read more
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$800.00
The New High Ground: Strategies and Weapons of Space Age War

The New High Ground: Strategies and Weapons of Space Age War

by Karas, Thomas

Paperback. Very Good.
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£2.22
The Times July 21 1976: Viking Landing on Mars

The Times July 21 1976: Viking Landing on Mars

by Times Newspapers

London: Times Newspapers. Original copy of the newspaper. . Good. Newspaper. 1976.
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£10.00
Living in Space Cultural and Social Dynamics, Opportunites, and Challenges  in Permanent Space Habitats

Living in Space Cultural and Social Dynamics, Opportunites, and Challenges in Permanent Space Habitats

by Bell, Sherry & Langdon Morrisj

Aerospace Technology Working Group. Very Good. 2009. Paperback. 0578021374; 15732 . 4 line inscription on the half title page from Bell. Glossy pictorial covers. ; Minimal handling and shelf wear, a like new copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 p.; Signed by Author .
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$42.00
Mission to Earth: Landsat Views the World (NASA SP-360)

Mission to Earth: Landsat Views the World (NASA SP-360)

by Short, Nicholas M., Paul D. Lowman, Jr., And Stanley C. Freden (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) and William A. Finch, Jr. (San Diego State university)

Washington, D.C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1976. Large (approx. 11 X 14 inches) pictorial clothbound, 459 pages, with 400 color plates of Earth images taken from space. Clean book throughout.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket (as issued).
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$20.00
Dead Mars, Dying Earth

Dead Mars, Dying Earth

by Brandenburg, John E & Paxon, Monica Rix

Element Books, Ringwood, 1999. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. 2nd copy, no damage, no annotations." So begins the story of life and death on 2 planets, Mars and Earth stop while this book may read like fiction, it is not. These are stories of science fact present uniquely, unlike any other science you may have read. The events this book describes have actually happened – or may well happen. Even the future events we discuss have also been put forward a serious,... Read more
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AU$13.65
Starfall

Starfall

by GRISSOM, Betty and STILL, Henry

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1974. First. hardcover. near fine/good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 276 pages, 8vo, blue cloth, dust wrapper (heavily worn with small chips and closed tears). New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (1974). First edition. A near fine copy in a good dust wrapper.<br/><br/> The widow of astronaut Virgil (Gus) Grisson tells the tragic and heroic story of her husband and family caught up in America's race for the moon. Inscribed on the... Read more
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$550.00
The Astronauts: The First 25 Years of Manned Spaceflight

The Astronauts: The First 25 Years of Manned Spaceflight

by Bill Yenne

Leicester: Magna Books. Library stamps and labels. Jacket in clear protective wrapper. Front endpaper hinge cracked, else pages are crisp and tight. . Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 1988.
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£12.00
For All Mankind

For All Mankind

by Harry Hurt

Paperback / softback. New. Originally published in 1988, an extraordinary, dramatic history of the first voyages to the moon - newly updated for the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landing.
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£9.93
A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

by Chaikin, Andrew

Paperback. Acceptable.
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£9.87
Framed NASA photograph signed by the entire six-member crew

Framed NASA photograph signed by the entire six-member crew

by SPACE SHUTTLE DISCOVERY -- 1st Mission

1984. unbound. Outstanding official NASA photograph signed by all six members of Flight STS-41-D, Discovery's first mission. This vibrant color 8 x 10-inch photo features all six crew members in flight gear: Charles Walker (the first non-government person to fly in space), Judy Resnik (who died two years later at the age of 36 in the Challenger explosion), Richard "Mike" Mullane (a former Air Force Colonel), Steve Hawley, Hank Hartsfield, and Michael L. Coats (the pilot of this mission).... Read more
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$1,800.00
Pioneering Space: Living on the Next Frontier

Pioneering Space: Living on the Next Frontier

by James E. and Alcestis Oberg

New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1986 McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York. 1986. 2nd Printing by Line Number. Book is tight, square, and unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good +; scant shelfwear to board edges; dust soiling to textblock top; small splash stains on textblock fore edge. DJ; Very Good +; NOT Price Clipped ($16.95); slight bumping to head, tail, and tips; slight rubbing to panels. Copper paper over boards with black cloth overlay on the spine with bright copper lettering on the spine. 298... Read more
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$5.00
Comet Dustjacket Design May Not Match the One Shown Online

Comet Dustjacket Design May Not Match the One Shown Online

by Sagan, Carl

Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. 0394549082 . 9.9 X 8.3 X 1.3 inches; 398 pages .
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$17.50
Sputnik:  The Shock of the Century

Sputnik: The Shock of the Century

by Dickson, Paul

Walker and Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2001. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0802713653 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, this is a fine gift copy, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "an insightful look at the way Sputnik changed the world, especially the United States,"... Read more
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$19.00
NASA Technical Memorandum 85017 Planetary Size Comparisons: a Photographic  Study

NASA Technical Memorandum 85017 Planetary Size Comparisons: a Photographic Study

by Meszaros, Stephen Paul

Very Good+. 1983. Wraps. Wraps (softcover). 1983. Very Good Plus condition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 95 pages .
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$20.00
A New Sun, the solar results from Skylab

A New Sun, the solar results from Skylab

by EDDY, John A

Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1979. Hardcover. Very Good. Very good plus. Hardcover, slight rubbing of spine ends and corners, slight wear of boards. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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$20.00