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
Man's Conquest Of Space

Man's Conquest Of Space

by William R Shelton

The Heavens and The Earth

The Heavens and The Earth

by Walter a McDougall

Apollo

Apollo

by Alan Bean

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

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

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim and Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim; Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Mars 1999

Mars 1999

by Brian O'Leary

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan and Deke Slayton Shepard

Americans Into Orbit

Americans Into Orbit

by Gene Gurney

Carrying the Fire

Carrying the Fire

by Michael Collins

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan - Slayton, Deke Shepard

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Lost Moon

by Jim Lovell

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Raise Heaven and Earth

by William B Harwood

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Lost Moon

by Jeffrey; Lovell, James Kluger

Space Books & Ephemera

Gemini

Gemini

by Grissom, Virgil "Gus

Unveiling the Edge of Time: Black Holes, White Holes, Wormholes

Unveiling the Edge of Time: Black Holes, White Holes, Wormholes

by Gribbin, John

Harmony Books, 1992. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. First edition. Top edge of jacket previously mended with tape. Top page ridge lightly foxed, last few gatherings slightly misaligned with binding. 1992 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 248 pp. "The prospect of time travel as originally 'unveiled' by theories of general relativity has lured many good science writers into paper-thin theories, but Gribbin (In Search of Schroedinger's Cat)... Read more
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$7.00
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

by Michael Collins

Paperback / softback. New. A special updated anniversary edition of the classic account of the Apollo 11 trip to the moon.
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£12.96
For the benefit of all mankind, a survey of the practical returns from space investment. Report of the Committee on science and astronautics

For the benefit of all mankind, a survey of the practical returns from space investment. Report of the Committee on science and astronautics

by United States. House of Representatives

Washington, D. C.: GPO, 1970. vii, 61p., plain printed white self-wraps, very good copy. 91st congress second session Serial R.
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$12.00
The Last Man on the Moon.

The Last Man on the Moon.

by CERNAN, Eugene with Don Davis. [Eugene Cernan 1934-2017]

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. Signed by Cernan on the half-title page. Additionally inscribed: To Susan - From the Moon! Gene Cernan. First edition / First printing. Black paper-covered boards. Near fine in fine dust jacket. One of only twelve men to walk on the Moon, commander of Apollo XVII, the last Lunar mission. Cernan is also one of only three men to circle the Moon on more than one flight (Apollo X and XVII), and only two who circled the moon, and later landed on the Moon. (Jim Lovell flew... Read more
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$185.00
The Nature of the Universe

The Nature of the Universe

by Hoyle, Fred

Harper And Brothers., 1950. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.43
Korolev: How One Man Masterminded the Soviet Drive to Beat America to the Moon

Korolev: How One Man Masterminded the Soviet Drive to Beat America to the Moon

by James Harford

Paperback / softback. New. How One Man Masterminded the Soviet Drive Beat America to the Moon. "Fascinating... packed with technical and historical detail for the space expert and enthusiast alike... Great stuff!"-New Scientist "In this exceptional book, James Harford pieces together a most compelling and well-written tale... Must reading.
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£16.20
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
The New High Ground : Systems and Weapons of Space Age War

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

by Karas, Thomas

New York, NY, USA: Simon & Schuster, 1983. Takes us to a new arena of military operations as the author introduces us to scores of the most powerful and influential men in space establishment - the military, NASA, and the aerospace industry. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages including index. Previous owner's name/date hidden behind front flap. Next post dispatch. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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£8.50
Typed Note Signed "J.S. Powers" on personal stationery

Typed Note Signed "J.S. Powers" on personal stationery

by POWERS, John Anthony "Shorty" (1922 - 1979)

1975. unbound. 1 page, 5.5 x 4 inches, no place, no date, circa 1975. In this letter, Powers responds to a collector, in full: "Your cards, signed as you requested are enclosed as is a copy of a brochure outlining, at least in part, my participation in America's man-in-space program. I am honored to be able to respond to your very thoughtful request." One horizontal fold; fine condition. American public affairs officer for NASA from 1959 to 1963 during Project Mercury. He is best... Read more
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$150.00
Rockets, Missiles, and Space Travel

Rockets, Missiles, and Space Travel

by Willy Ley

The Viking Press, 1961. Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket missing. Third printing. SIGNED and inscribed by the author. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Binding is... Read more
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$58.63
Signed photograph

Signed photograph

by RUSHWORTH, Robert. (1924 - 1993)

unbound. near fine. 8" X 10", black and white glossy image of Rushworth dressed in a silver flight suit, seated in the open cockpit of an X-15 aircraft, boldly signed. "George - Best Wishes - Robert Rushworth USAF." Near Fine. American Astronaut .
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$150.00
Challenger: A Major Malfunction

Challenger: A Major Malfunction

by Malcolm McConnell

SIMON SCHUSTER, 1987. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. A tight, clean and unmarked copy- " Published in 1987 just a year after the "Challenger" accident, this book by journalist Malcolm McConnell explores what was then known about the events leading up to the decision to launch the shuttle on January 28, 1986. Stressing the immediate causes of the accident, McConnell highlighted the pressures to launch, the objections of... Read more
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$23.35
Autographed Flight Crew Card

Autographed Flight Crew Card

by SOYUZ T - 6

1982. unbound. 6.25 x 4 inches, no place, 1982. Signed by SOYUZ T-6 crew members Vladimir Dzhanibeko, Jean-Loup Chretien, and Ivan Chenkov. The front of the card features artwork of the shuttle. The back of the card includes a time schedule printed in Cyrillic alongside schedule details. Near fine.
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$250.00
A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

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

by Andrew Chaikin

1994-05-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$467.78
I-Spy In the Night Sky

I-Spy In the Night Sky

by I-Spy

Harrow: Michelin. A crisp and clean copy. Unmarked and tightly bound. . Very Good. Paperback. 1991.
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£2.50
RETURN TO EARTH

RETURN TO EARTH

by Aldrin Jr, Colonel Edwin E. "Buzz" with Wayne Warga

New York: Random House, 1973. First edition. A very good copy of the book, with ownership signatures to rear endpaper and pastedown, in a very good jacket with some shallow chipping to the spine crown and one small round chip missing from top of rear jacket (slightly larger than a pencil eraser). This copy is signed and inscribed "To Dean & Family / Best wishes / Buzz Aldrin / Wayne Warga." After his historic walk on the moon, Buzz Aldrin returned to earth a hero. This is his story of... Read more
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$375.00
Earth Shine

Earth Shine

by Lindbergh, Ann Morrow

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1969. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Stated First Edition. Clean blue cloth boards with clean white cloth spine, brown lettering on spine. Slight fading to board edges, very light bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean blue endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with six color and eight black & white plates. 73 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has a few... Read more
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$45.00
The Nature of the Universe

The Nature of the Universe

by Hoyle, Fred

Harper And Brothers., 1950. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.43
Magnificent Desolation: The Long Journey Home from the Moon

Magnificent Desolation: The Long Journey Home from the Moon

by Buzz Aldrin

2009-03-02. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$93.66
The Astronauts

The Astronauts

by Bill Yenne

1986-09-01. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$80.38
Men,Rockets And Space

Men,Rockets And Space

by Mallan,Lloyd

Cassell, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. the boards are shelf rubbed.ownership stamp,old tape residue marks to end pages.mild foxing.sound binding.[J.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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$5.00
Space Race: The Epic Battle Between America and the Soviet Union for Dominion of Space

Space Race: The Epic Battle Between America and the Soviet Union for Dominion of Space

by Deborah Cadbury

2007-05-07. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$108.33
Apollo Expeditions to the Moon: The NASA History 50th Anniversary Edition (Dover Books on Astronomy)

Apollo Expeditions to the Moon: The NASA History 50th Anniversary Edition (Dover Books on Astronomy)

by Edgar M. Cortright

2019-04-17. New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May be re-issue. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$126.01