To Rise From Earth
An Easy-to-understand Guide to SpaceflightBook - 2000
Without using a single mathematical formula or complicated scientific jargon, this book explores the functions and roles of satellites, the forces and masses fuelling rocket science, the logistics of launching a shuttle into space, the stars and planets that comprise the Milky Way, and more.
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, 2000
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: 317 p. : col. ill., maps ; 28 cm