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The Resource Trailblazing Mars : NASA's next giant leap, Pat Duggins

Trailblazing Mars : NASA's next giant leap, Pat Duggins

Label
Trailblazing Mars : NASA's next giant leap
Title
Trailblazing Mars
Title remainder
NASA's next giant leap
Statement of responsibility
Pat Duggins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reviews the history of Mars exploration, looks at what is being done in the twenty-first century to fulfill the dream of sending humans to Mars, and looks at the challenges astronauts would face on a journey to the red planet, such as growing their own food, finding water, and solving their own problems and emergencies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duggins, Pat
Dewey number
629.43/543
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL799.M3
LC item number
D84 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Mars probes
  • United States
Label
Trailblazing Mars : NASA's next giant leap, Pat Duggins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- Mariner sets sail -- The space race to Mars -- Reheating the leftovers of Apollo -- Viking, NASA's "gold bug" -- The twenty-year gap -- The shuttle's long good-bye -- Pioneers past and present -- The Moon, one baby step -- The new "right stuff" -- Lessons from Biosphere 2 -- Plowing the "Back 40" on Mars -- Should NASA go it alone? -- Getting there, living there -- Why go at all? -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn567162420
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780813035185
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010015139
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)567162420
Label
Trailblazing Mars : NASA's next giant leap, Pat Duggins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue -- Mariner sets sail -- The space race to Mars -- Reheating the leftovers of Apollo -- Viking, NASA's "gold bug" -- The twenty-year gap -- The shuttle's long good-bye -- Pioneers past and present -- The Moon, one baby step -- The new "right stuff" -- Lessons from Biosphere 2 -- Plowing the "Back 40" on Mars -- Should NASA go it alone? -- Getting there, living there -- Why go at all? -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn567162420
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
242 p.
Isbn
9780813035185
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010015139
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)567162420

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