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Mission to the Planets By CBE, DSc, FRAS, Sir Patrick Moore

Mission to the Planets by CBE, DSc, FRAS, Sir Patrick Moore

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This is the history of the first 30 years of space exploration. All the planets (except Pluto, the furthest) have been visited by space probes now, ending with the pass of Neptune by Voyager 2 in August 1989.

Mission to the Planets Summary

Mission to the Planets by CBE, DSc, FRAS, Sir Patrick Moore

This is the history of the first 30 years of space exploration. All the planets (except Pluto, the furthest) have been visited by space probes now, ending with the pass of Neptune by Voyager 2 in August 1989. The author is presenter of BBC TV's "The Sky at Night", and has witnessed most of the planetary encounters and knows most of the people involved.

Table of Contents

Our part of the universe; exploring the Moon; the strange world of Venus; mariner to Mercury; messenger to Mars; pioneers and voyagers at Jupiter; Saturn; Voyager 2 at Uranus; Neptune - the last target.

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GOR010626330
9780304318957
0304318957
Mission to the Planets by CBE, DSc, FRAS, Sir Patrick Moore
Used - Like New
Hardback
Orion Publishing Co
1990-05-03
128
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The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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