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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.
A Man On the Moon

A Man On the Moon

by Andrew Chaikin

A Man on the Moon is a book by Andrew Chaikin, first published in 1994. It describes the voyages of the Apollo program astronauts in detail, from Apollo 8 to 17. “A decade in the making, based on hundreds of hours of in-depth interviews with each of the twenty-three surviving moon voyagers, as well as Geneva, Ohio resident General (ret) Dave Battles who contributed his brain power, training and expertise on Earth.
Magnificent Desolation

Magnificent Desolation

by Buzz; Abraham, Ken Aldrin

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts BUZZ ALDRIN and Neil Armstrong landed their lunar module on the Sea of Tranquillity and became the first humans to walk on the moon. Aldrin has since been awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and more than fifty other awards and medals from the United States and other countries. He holds a doctorate in astronautics from MIT. Since retiring from the U.S. Air Force and NASA, Dr. Aldrin has remained at the forefront of efforts to ensure a continued leading role... Read more about this item
A Brief History Of Time

A Brief History Of Time

by Stephen 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.
Magnificent Desolation

Magnificent Desolation

by Buzz Aldrin

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong landed their lunar module on the moon's Sea of Tranquility and became the first two humans to walk on the moon. This unprecedented heroic endeavor was witnessed by the largest worldwide television audience in history. He was presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest honor among over 50 other distinguished awards and medals from the United States and numerous other countries. Since retiring from NASA, the Air Force, and... Read more about this item
Flight

Flight

by Chris Kraft

Chris Kraft was the director of the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, from 1972 to 1982. Since his retirement from federal service, he has served as an aerospace consultant to Rockwell International, IBM, and other companies.
Dark Mission

Dark Mission

by Richard C Hoagland; Mike Bara

Includes bibliographical references.
Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim; Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Deep Black

Deep Black

by William E Burrows

Raise Heaven and Earth

Raise Heaven and Earth

by William B Harwood

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan and Deke Slayton Shepard

Apollo

Apollo

by Charles; Cox, Catherine Bly Murray

Apollo

Apollo

by Alan; Chaikin, Andrew Bean

Carrying the Fire

Carrying the Fire

by Michael Collins

Liftoff

Liftoff

by Michael Collins

The Heavens and The Earth

The Heavens and The Earth

by Walter a McDougall

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

by Alan - Slayton, Deke Shepard

Lost Moon

Lost Moon

by Jim and Kluger, Jeffrey Lovell

Moon Shot

Moon Shot

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

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Flight

by Christopher Kraft

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Lost Moon

by James Lovell; Jeffrey Kruger

Space Books & Ephemera

Optimization Techniques

Optimization Techniques

by Leitmann, George

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, S. W. (Stephen W.)

London Bantam 1988. 1988. Hardcover. 8vo hardcover 198pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. .
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$13.74
Signed Photograph

Signed Photograph

by SCHWEIKART, Rusty (1935 - )

unbound. fine. Vintage NASA color lithograph of Schweikart dressed in his white space suit, inscribed: "To Dan Lettrick - Best Wishes Rusty Schweikart." Fine.<br/> <br/> American Astronaut.<br/> <br/>
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$100.00
Packing for Mars  The Curious Science Of Life In The Void

Packing for Mars The Curious Science Of Life In The Void

by Roach, Mary

W. W. Norton & Company. Near Fine. 2011. Paperback. 0393339912 . A Near Fine Trade Paperback with a solid binding and a clean, unmarked text. Moderate cover war with an uncreased spine. "The author of Stiff and Bonk explores the irresistibly strange universe of space travel and life without gravity. Space is a world devoid of the things we need to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, fresh produce, privacy, beer. Space exploration is in some ways an exploration of what it means to be... Read more about this item
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$12.03
Deep Black : Space Espionage and National Security

Deep Black : Space Espionage and National Security

by William E. Burrows

Random House Publishing Group, 1987. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$6.10
Lost Moon  The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13

Lost Moon The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13

by Kluger, Jeffrey & James Lovell

New York: Houghton Mifflin. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1994. Later Printing. Hardcover. 0395670292 . Simply signed by James Lovell on a bookplate attached to half title page. ; 9 X 5.70 X 1.40 inches; 378 pages .
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$85.00
They Had A Dream

They Had A Dream

by J. Alfred Phelps

Presidio, 1994. First Ed.. Hardcover. Biography; Afro-American; Astronauts; The story of African-American astronauts. (291 Pgs.) BOOK & DJ NEW, VVG.
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$16.95
We Are Not Alone: The Search for Intelligent Life on Other Worlds

We Are Not Alone: The Search for Intelligent Life on Other Worlds

by Sullivan, Walter

This is a nice copy of a book which was one of the first in it's field.
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$7.00
Space Communication and Broadcasting, Vol. 1:1 (1983)

Space Communication and Broadcasting, Vol. 1:1 (1983)

Amsterdam: North - Holland, 1983. First Edition. Quarto. Volume I. 141p. the very first issue of the publication that deal with Space communications ranging from artificial satellites to satellite broadcasting. Opens with the article "Arthur C. Clarke: Godfather of satellite communication." Clarke's article is next "New telecommunications for the developing world.". J.N. Pelton and others also contribute to this first ground-breaking issue.Bound in red stiff paper wraps decorated in black, white and... Read more about this item
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$45.00
Moonwalker (Signed by Charlie Duke)

Moonwalker (Signed by Charlie Duke)

by Charlie Duke; Dotty Duke

BEAUTIFULLY SIGNED BY CHARLIE DUKE directly to the front endpaper. A gorgeous 4th printing of the 1990 Thomas Nelson edition in as new gift-worthy condition. Expedited and international shipping are welcome; signed by author.
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$72.50
The Space Shuttle Operator's Manual

The Space Shuttle Operator's Manual

by Kerry Mark Joels, Gregory Kennedy and David Larkin

New York: Ballentine, 1982. Softcover. Very Good with some light handling and wear.. 4to. 150 pp. Later printing. An accessible technical manual for a Space Shuttle, with illustrations and fold-out panels.
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$35.00
BATTLE CRY

BATTLE CRY

by Uris, M. Leon f5b

NY: Putnam. VG book, GOOD DJ(in Brodart). DJ clean but worn, many 1/2" chips. (1953). 2nd printing.. Hardcover. VG book, GOOD DJ. Tight. Clean DJ & book, even the 3 text block edges. Book's spine ends & DJ worn. DJ with $3.75 price. . Dark blue boards with red lettering & USMC symbol. Spine ends with short closed tears. NEAR FINE between the covers. No glue browned pastedowns, soiling, foxing, marginalia BUT leaf edges aged a bit. Bright & attractive book & DJ. Uris'... Read more about this item
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$125.00
FRONTIER TO SPACE

FRONTIER TO SPACE

by Burgess, Eric

New York: Macmillan Company, 1956. First US edition, first printing . Hardcover. The book gives an account of rockets of the period were enabling scientists to obtain information about the frontier of interplantary space. 174 pages with diagrams, graphs, photographs and index. Small bleed from the red cloth of the front cover onto the interior of the front panel of the dust jacket. Not visible from the exterior. Else near fine in very good plus dust jacket with lower corner of the front flap clipped but... Read more about this item
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$75.00
The Next Fifty Years in Space

The Next Fifty Years in Space

by Erik Bergaust

New York: The Macmillan Co, 1964. Hardcover. Ex-Library. 1964 First Edition. Hardcover. Fair. DJ present, in plastic wrap. Ex-Library with standard markings. 272p.
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$10.95
Coming of Age in the Milky Way

Coming of Age in the Milky Way

by Ferris, Timothy

The Bodley Head Ltd, London, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo 8vo (standard book size). 495 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. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of... Read more about this item
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$19.09
Space Launch Vehicles NF-8 / 12-67

Space Launch Vehicles NF-8 / 12-67

by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Washington DC: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), 1967. Wraps. Near Fine. 8 pages. Self wrappers, stapled. 8 x 10 1/4 inches. A touch of browning, otherwise nice and clean. Illustrated. Wraps. Part of the NASA Facts series - an educational publication of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Office of Public Affairs, Programs Division. This edition replaces Vol. II, No. 5 in the series. Illustrated, showing several launch vehicles on the pad with descriptions.
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$22.00
The Conquest of Space

The Conquest of Space

by Ley, Willy; Paintings by Chesley Bonestell

New York: The Viking Press, 1949. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Blue cloth boards in dust jacket, quarto [8" x 11"], illustrated in color and b&w. Book has mild edgewear to boards and spine, mild wear to corners, binding tight, previous owner's notes to half title page and a couple of pages at rear, otherwise clean. DJ has edgewear that includes some small tears and chips to spine ends and corners, rubbing and soil, now in archival mylar wrap.
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$150.00
Carrying the Fire : An Astronaut's Journeys

Carrying the Fire : An Astronaut's Journeys

by Michael Collins

Random House Publishing Group, 1989. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$7.05
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

New York: McGraw-Hill. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 007136112X . Full number line. ; 9.24 X 6.21 X 0.95 inches; 256 pages .
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$9.95
SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION STS-61 POSTAL COVER SIGNED BY THE NINTH NASA ADMINISTRATOR DANIEL GOLDIN

SPACE SHUTTLE MISSION STS-61 POSTAL COVER SIGNED BY THE NINTH NASA ADMINISTRATOR DANIEL GOLDIN

by Goldin, Daniel S

Kennedy Space Center, Florida: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1993. Postal cover with elaborate cartouche honoring the December 1993 shuttle mission to repair the Hubble Telescope.. The postal cover is boldly SIGNED, "Daniel S. Goldin" by the man who was to become NASA's longest-tenured Administrator. The cover is postmarked on the launch date, December 2, 1993 at the Kennedy Space Center Post Office. Provenance: from the collection of Lee Saegesser, Chief Archivist from 1967 until... Read more about this item
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$75.00
Failure Is Not an Option (1st Printing Signed by Gene Kranz "Aim High")

Failure Is Not an Option (1st Printing Signed by Gene Kranz "Aim High")

by Kranz, Gene

SCARCE 1ST PRINTING BEAUTIFULLY SIGNED BY GENE KRANZ with "Aim High" - but NOT personalized - directly to the half-title page. Gift-worthy near-fine condition with richly colored boards and a beautiful dust jacket; looks terrific with a new mylar cover. Very hard to find a true 1st printing with full numberline for this book. Expedited and international shipping are welcome. Inventory 9A, signed by author.
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$150.00
FLIGHT My Life in Mission Control

FLIGHT My Life in Mission Control

by Kraft, Christopher

Dutton. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2001. First. Hardcover. 0525945717 . 6.5 X 1.25 X 9.5 inches; 370 pages .
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$46.50
The New High Ground: Strategies and Weapons of Space-Age War

The New High Ground: Strategies and Weapons of Space-Age War

by Karas, Thomas

Holiday House, 1984. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$7.18
Korolev: How One Man Masterminded the Soviet Drive to Beat America to the Moon

Korolev: How One Man Masterminded the Soviet Drive to Beat America to the Moon

by Harford, James

New York: Wiley, 1999. reprint. softcover. Very Good/None. 432 pages. Softcover with light edgewear to wrappers. Black and white pictures in center. Light crease to front wrapper. Record # 469960
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$19.00