... The Heavens and the Earth: A Political History of the Space Age

by Walter A. McDougall

Hardcover, 1985

Status

Available

Publication

Basic Books, (1985)

Description

Chronicles the political history of the space race, from its nineteenth-century beginnings with the rocketry pioneers to the Cold War competition, in which space became another area embraced by the U.S. and U.S.S.R.

User reviews

LibraryThing member tungsten_peerts
By no means light reading, this book is a superb, careful look at a complex time. The devil is in the details.

Language

Original language

English

Barcode

10425
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