The Mars Project

Author: Wernher Von Braun
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252062278
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When President Bush directed NASA in 1989 to prepare plans for an orbiting space station, lunar research bases, and human exploration of Mars, he was largely echoing what von Braun proposed in The Mars Project.

Project Mars

Author: Wernher Von Braun
Publisher: Apogee Books
ISBN: 9780973820331
Size: 68.56 MB
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This novel takes the reader through the entire adventure -- the planning for a Mars mission, the building of the mighty space ships, the long journey, the amazing discoveries made on Mars, and the return home.

How We Ll Live On Mars

Author: Stephen Petranek
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476784779
Size: 29.33 MB
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In this sweeping, provocative book that mixes business, science, and human reporting, Petranek makes the case that living on Mars is an essential back-up plan for humanity and explains in fascinating detail just how it will happen.

Next Stop Mars

Author: Giancarlo Genta
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319443119
Size: 17.85 MB
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This book covers the possible manned mission to Mars first discussed in the 1950s and still a topic of much debate, addressing historic and future plans to visit the Red Planet.

The Mystery Of The Seven Spheres

Author: Giovanni Bignami
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 331917004X
Size: 65.53 MB
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In this book, Giovanni Bignami, the outstanding Italian scientist and astronomer, takes the reader on a journey through the “seven spheres”, from our own planet to neighboring stars.

Pale Blue Dot

Author: Carl Sagan
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0307801012
Size: 17.15 MB
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" --The Washington Post Book World (front page review) In Cosmos, the late astronomer Carl Sagan cast his gaze over the magnificent mystery of the Universe and made it accessible to millions of people around the world.

Von Braun

Author: Michael Neufeld
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0525435913
Size: 39.66 MB
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Curator and space historian at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum delivers a brilliantly nuanced biography of controversial space pioneer Wernher von Braun.

The Voice Of Dr Wernher Von Braun

Author: Wernher Von Braun
Publisher: Collectors Guide Pub
Size: 41.26 MB
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This collection of speeches by Dr. Wernher von Braun—a passionate crusader for worthy causes—touches on a variety of topics, including education, the cold war, religion, and the space program.

Two Planets

Author: Kurd Lasswitz
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Explorers find a Martian colony at the North Pole. The Martians want to share their knowledge with earth in exchange for a supply of air and energy, but human folly leads to war.