The Smithsonian Book Of Air Space Trivia

Author: Smithsonian Institution
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588344622
Size: 18.91 MB
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What toy based on an animated film accompanied astronauts on a shuttle mission in 2000? These questions and many more are answered in The Smithsonian Book of Air & Space Trivia.

Smithsonian National Air And Space Museum

Author: Michael J. Neufeld
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426206534
Size: 62.24 MB
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Presents the collections of the National Air and Space Museum, revealing the stories behind such artifacts as the Spirit of St. Louis and the Enola Gay, and provides inside information on the development of the museum's collection.

Pluto S Secret

Author: Margaret Weitekamp
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613124961
Size: 38.25 MB
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Praise for Pluto's Secret "Pairing a lighthearted narrative in a hand-lettered–style typeface with informally drawn cartoon illustrations, this lively tale of astronomical revelations begins with the search for Planet X.” —Kirkus ...


Author: Amanda Joan Young
Publisher: powerHouse Books
ISBN: 9781576874981
Size: 80.19 MB
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Presents a history of space suits, from the first pressurized suits in the 1930s to the present day, along with a collection of photographs of mission suits, prototypes, and training gear.

Time And Navigation

Author: Andrew K. Johnston
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588344924
Size: 11.39 MB
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Time and Navigation tells the story of navigation to help us understand where we have been and how we got there so that we can understand where we are going.

Animals Aloft

Author: Allan Janus
Publisher: Bunker Hill Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781593730482
Size: 29.32 MB
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This is the visual history and annecdotal story of the mascots, pets, companions and best friends that have made up a whole side of air history retrieved from legendary archives of the National Air & Space Museum.

Chandra S Cosmos

Author: Wallace H. Tucker
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588345874
Size: 71.97 MB
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The book is organized in three parts: "The Big," covering the cosmic web, dark energy, dark matter, and massive clusters of galaxies; "The Bad," exploring neutron stars, stellar black holes, and supermassive black holes; and "The Beautiful, ...

The Nation S Hangar

Author: F. Robert van der Linden
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588344533
Size: 35.42 MB
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The Nation's Hangar is also a visual delight. The Smithsonian aircraft collection has never looked so compelling and sleek. The Nation's Hangar is a must-have for that fly boy or fly girl in your flight pattern.