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USA in space

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Published by Salem Press in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Astronautics -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesUnited States of America in space
      Statementedited by Russell R. Tobias and David G. Fisher.
      ContributionsTobias, Russell R., Fisher, David G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U5 U83 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3414592M
      ISBN 101587652595, 1587652609, 1587652617, 1587652625
      ISBN 109781587652592, 9781587652608, 9781587652615, 9781587652622
      LC Control Number2005030756


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