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Interplanetary flight

Arthur C. Clarke

Interplanetary flight

an introduction to astronautics.

by Arthur C. Clarke

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Temple P .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. (B50-6595) 1950.

The Physical Object
Pagination144p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19575558M

An ethnic German from Transylvania, Hermann Julius Oberth came to his spaceflight insights before World War I. In he published the book "The Rocket into Interplanetary Space." In it he discussed the feasibility of human spaceflight, laid out the basic equations of rocketry, and described how liquid propellants could vastly exceed the performance of gunpowder rockets. Internet Archive BookReader Interplanetary flight and communication. Volume 2, no. 4: Rockets Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page? Finished. Interplanetary flight and communication. Volume 2, no. 4: Rockets. Interplanetary.

  Addeddate Documentid Identifier nasa_techdoc_ Identifier-ark ark://t14m9vn8n Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi. Advances in Space Science, Volume 1 brings together research and developments in the astronautical sciences. and the nutritional aspects of space flight. This book will be of great value to space scientists, engineers, and researchers. The opening chapter deals with the orbits and interplanetary trajectories and a critical evaluation of.

interplanetary flight: an introduction to astronautics by arthur c. clarke. first page is stamped: “sir arthur c. clarke, cbe, no 25 barnes place, colombo 7,sri lanka”. a really nice and rare collection of a.c. clarke Rating: % positive. This book is intended as a survey of the possibilities and problems of interplanetary flight, as far as they can be foreseen at the present day. Although the science of “astronautics” still belongs to the future, many of its basic conceptions will remain unaltered by the passage of time, and most of the fundamental techniques already exist.


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Analysis of Multipurpose Schemes of Interplanetary Flight; 5. Multipurpose Flights in Planetary-Satellite Systems; 6. Flights to Small Bodies in the Solar System; 7. Solution of Navigational Problems for Multipurpose Missions at Near- Planet Segments of the Flight Trajectory.

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First American edition of the author's first book. A treatise that combines knowledge that was current in together with Clarke's extrapolations of the science and engineering needed to accomplish interplanetary flight.

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