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Rocket Boys

Rocket Boys

by Homer Hickam

Rocket Boys (also known as October Sky) is the first memoir in a series of three, by Homer Hickam, Jr. It is a story of growing up in a mining town, and a boy's pursuit of amateur rocketry in a pure company mining town. It won the W.D. Weatherford Award in 1998, the year of its release. Today, it is one of the most often picked community/library reads in the United States. It is also studied in many school systems around the world.
A Brief History Of Time

A Brief History Of Time

by Stephen W Hawking

A Brief History of Time is a popular science book written by Stephen Hawking and first published by the Bantam Dell Publishing Group in 1988. It became a best-seller and has sold more than 9 million copies. It was also on the London Sunday Times best-seller list for more than four years. There is also a documentary by the same name, directed by Errol Morris and released in 1991. Unlike the book, the documentary is primarily a biography of Stephen Hawking.
Rocket Boys

Rocket Boys

by Homer H, Jr Hickam

Rocket Boys (also known as October Sky) is the first memoir in a series of three, by Homer Hickam, Jr. It is a story of growing up in a mining town, and a boy's pursuit of amateur rocketry in a pure company mining town. It won the W.D. Weatherford Award in 1998, the year of its release. Today, it is one of the most often picked community/library reads in the United States. It is also studied in many school systems around the world.
John Glenn

John Glenn

by John Glenn

John Glenn has spent most of his life in public service, as a distinguished U.S. Senator and a veteran of twenty-three years in the Marine corps, during which time he was awarded numerous medals for his achievements, as well as the NASA Distinguished Service medal and the Congressional Space Medal of Honor. He and his wife of fifty-six years, Annie, have two grown children and two grandchildren.Nick Taylor is the author of seven nonfiction books and collaborated with John Glenn on his memoir. He lives in... Read more
Cosmos

Cosmos

by Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan was the David Duncan Professor of Astronomy and Space Sciences and Director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University; Distinguished Visiting Scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology; and the cofounder and President of the Planetary Society, the largest space-interest group in the world. For the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, he was an adviser on the Mariner, Voyager, and Viking unmanned space missions, and he briefed... Read more
Man's Conquest Of Space

Man's Conquest Of Space

by William R Shelton

The Heavens and The Earth

The Heavens and The Earth

by Walter a McDougall

Apollo

Apollo

by Alan Bean

Raise Heaven and Earth

Raise Heaven and Earth

by William B Harwood

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan; Slayton, Deke; Barbree, Jay; Benedict, Howard Shepard

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim; Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim and Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan and Deke Slayton Shepard

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan - Slayton, Deke Shepard

For Spacious Skies

For Spacious Skies

by Scott and Kris Stoever Carpenter

Carrying the Fire

Carrying the Fire

by Michael Collins

Americans Into Orbit

Americans Into Orbit

by Gene Gurney

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Lost Moon

by Jim Lovell

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Lost Moon

by Jeffrey; Lovell, James Kluger

Space Books & Ephemera

Deep Black

Deep Black

by Burrows, William E

A Brief History of Time From the Big Bang to Black Holes

A Brief History of Time From the Big Bang to Black Holes

by Hawking, Stephen W

Bantam. As New in As New dust jacket. 1988. Hardcover. 055305340X . Very nice copy, with dustjacket ; 9.1 X 6.0 X 0.8 inches; 198 pages .
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$12.50
Off the Planet : Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir

Off the Planet : Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station Mir

by Jerry M. Linenger

McGraw-Hill Companies, The, 2000. Paperback. Very Good. Former library book; May have limited writing in cover pages. Pages are unmarked. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.99
The Nature of the Universe

The Nature of the Universe

by Hoyle, Fred

Harper & Brothers, 1950. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Good+. 142pp. B/w photos. Former owner's name on front endpaper near fore edge (beneath DJ flap). DJ edges are rubbed. Top front and rear DJ edges each have a small piece missing. DJ is in mylar.. Selling online since 1999. Quick shipping; Secure packing; Free tracking!
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$19.95
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes

A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes

by Stephen W. Hawking

New York: Bantam, 1988. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Ron Miller. This wildly successful book by Hawking went into multiple printings after a somewhat choppy printing start. As it is, this is the choppy start - the first state DJ and book. The first state is quite rare as it has numerous errors and was subsequently destroyed, ( it lacks a Table of Contents as well as having no Dedication and the DJ has factual errors ). Introduction by Carl Sagan. Small ink signature on FFEP, small... Read more
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$525.00
Men, Rockets and Space

Men, Rockets and Space

by Lloyd Mallan

Cassell & Company, 1956. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1956. First Published in GB. 303 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth. Contains black and white illustrations. Moderate tanning, with light foxing and marking to pages. Heavy tanning and foxing to text block edges. Cracking to front hinge, with exposed netting. Moderate tanning and marking to pastedowns and endpapers with stamps to front. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Light bumping to corners and moderate crushing to spine... Read more
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£8.24
Deep Black: Space Espionage and National Security

Deep Black: Space Espionage and National Security

by Burrows, William E

NY: Random House, 1986. 11th printing. Good/VG dust jacket, covers bowed. xxvi, 403 p., photos, footnotes, glossary, notes, biblio, index, 8vo;
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$20.00
Apollo: an Eyewitness Account  - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Apollo: an Eyewitness Account - 1st Edition/1st Printing

by Bean, Alan

Shelton, CT: Greenwich Workshop Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author. Hardcover. 0867130504 . A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dustjacket. This copy is SIGNED by author, artist and astronaut Alan Bean on the front flyleaf. Accompanying his signature, Bean wrote "Apollo 12"; In November, 1969, Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean became the fourth man to walk on the moon. After retiring from NASA in 1981, he... Read more
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$650.00
COMING OF AGE IN THE MILKY WAY

COMING OF AGE IN THE MILKY WAY

by Timothy Ferris

New York: William Morrow & Company. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0688058892 . Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Dust jacket shows soiling to front and rear panels. First Edition stated. ; 9.10 X 6.30 X 1.30 inches; 495 pages .
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$44.95
Moon Shot: The Inside Story of America's Race to the Moon.

Moon Shot: The Inside Story of America's Race to the Moon.

by [Astronaut Signature] Shepard, Alan & Deke Slayton

Atlanta:: Turner Publishing Inc,, 1994.. First Printing of the First Edition.. A Fine tight copy in a Fine bright unclipped dust jacket. Alan Shepard Signed bookplate on the half title. On October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, and the space race was born. Desperate to beat the Russians into space, NASA put together a crew of the nation’s most daring test pilots: the seven men who were to lead America to the moon. The first into space was Alan Shepard; the last was Deke Slayton, whose... Read more
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$750.00
A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

by Chaikin, Andrew

Paperback. Good.
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£3.01
Space Traveller's Handbook: Every Man's Comprehensive Manual to Space Flight

Space Traveller's Handbook: Every Man's Comprehensive Manual to Space Flight

by Freeman, Michael

Golden Press Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: Quarto 4to . 208 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. The dust jacket is in excellent condition except for a small closed tear.. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and... Read more
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AU$23.95
Laser Weapons In Space Policy And Doctrine

Laser Weapons In Space Policy And Doctrine

by Payne, Keith B

Westview Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. 0865319375 . Exlibrary with usual library markings. Rebound. ; 230 pages .
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$18.00
Comet Dustjacket Design May Not Match the One Shown Online

Comet Dustjacket Design May Not Match the One Shown Online

by Sagan, Carl

Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. 0394549082 . 9.9 X 8.3 X 1.3 inches; 398 pages .
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$17.50
The Universe in Time

The Universe in Time

by MAFFEI, Paolo

Cambridge: MIT Press, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First American edition. 407pp. Translated by Mirella Giacconi. Fine in a very good dustwrapper with spine faded.
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$20.00
RUSSIANS IN SPACE

RUSSIANS IN SPACE

by Evgeny Riabchikov

New York: Doubleday. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. First Edition stated. Toning to pages. Scuffing to page edges. Foxing to lower page edges. Scuffing to front and rear panels. Toning to rear panel. Closed tear upper rear panel. Chips to crown and heel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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$54.95
A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts-PROOF

A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts-PROOF

by Chaikin, Andrew

PROOF-Unrevised and Unpublished Proof-Not for distribution to the public-Rubber stamp on inside front cover otherwise tight and unmarked-" celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the first moon landing offers a technically accessible history of the Apollo Program from its less-than-auspicious beginnings, through its greatest triumphs, to its untimely end-A decade in the making, this book is based on hundreds of hours of in-depth interviews with each of the twenty-four moon voyagers, as well as... Read more
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$29.95
MAN'S CONQUEST OF SPACE

MAN'S CONQUEST OF SPACE

by Shelton, William R

Washington, D. C.: National Geographic Society. 1968. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Some foxing to several pages and jacket. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall .
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$39.95
Off the Planet: Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station MIR

Off the Planet: Surviving Five Perilous Months Aboard the Space Station MIR

by Linenger, Jerry M. (AUTOGRAPHED)

NY: McGraw Hill, 2000. 21st printing. Fine/Near Fine dust jacket, 1/8 inch tear to front dust jacket fold. SIGNED BY AUTHOR, x, 259 p., color photos, SIGNED business card laid in, index, 8vo;
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$20.00
Magnificent Desolation: The Long Journey Home from the Moon

Magnificent Desolation: The Long Journey Home from the Moon

by Aldrin, Buzz

Paperback. Very Good.
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£7.11
The Art of Postage Stamps

The Art of Postage Stamps

by Barbara Moore, Honor Holland

New York: Walker and Company, 1979. First printing. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Barbara Moore, Honor Holland, The Art of Postage Stamps, New York, Walker and Company, 1979, First Printing. Gray hc, 4to (27 cm), 96 pp, illustrated. A visual, international look at stamps from early versions to those commemorating historical moments and national pride, with special affection for flight and airmail. Ex-library (fair-to-good)/no DJ: lightly scuffed, ex-library with stickers and markings, rear fep torn (pocket... Read more
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$7.99