The Smithsonian Book Of Air Space Trivia

Author: Smithsonian Institution
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588344622
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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: 20.82 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.

Animals Aloft

Author: Allan Janus
Publisher: Bunker Hill Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781593730482
Size: 14.99 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.

Spacesuits

Author: Amanda Joan Young
Publisher: powerHouse Books
ISBN: 9781576874981
Size: 26.23 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.

The Simple Faith Of Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Author: Christine Wicker
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588345254
Size: 39.36 MB
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This powerful book is the first in-depth look at how one of America's richest, most patrician presidents became a passionate and beloved champion of the downtrodden--and took the country with him.

The Smithsonian Book Of Air Space Trivia

Author: Smithsonian Institution
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
ISBN: 1588344622
Size: 32.50 MB
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Entertaining, fun, and eminently readable, the book reveals ahost of intriguing
facets of air and space travel whileunderscoring how much better connected the
worldis because of it, andhow much the world now depends on it. Almost all
ofthese fascinating stories involve people and events thatloom large in the
remarkable assemblage of aerospace objects that has educated and inspired the
public for decadesat the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum. From
the world's first ...

Air Space Smithsonian

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AIR&SPACE For Art s Sake The millions of visitors who flock to the National Air
and Space Museum expect to find the world's most impressive collection of
historic aircraft. Many people are probably surprised to discover that the Museum
also houses one of the world's finest collections of flight-inspired art. Our art
collection has its own history: Paul Garber, who pioneered the display of aircraft
at the Smithsonian, was the son of an art dealer, and he insisted that works of art
be a part of ...

The Final Mission Of Extortion 17

Author: Ed Darack
Publisher: Smithsonian Books
ISBN: 9781588345899
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"Ed Darack investigates the downing of Extortion 17, the deadliest helicopter crash in the history of U.S. special operations."--Provided by publisher.