Escape From Earth

Escape From Earth

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Dorling Kindersley Pub
Exploring the universe has always been a dream of humans and, especially for the last 50 years, a constant aim of science. From the early days of rocketry to the creative minds of science fiction writers,Escape from Earth covers the thrilling history of humans venturing into space.

Peter Ackroyd's Voyages Through Time is a series of highly illustrated nonfiction books that illuminate the world's defining eras of history-from our humble beginnings to the exploration of space. Written in a fresh, bold narrative, this series is sure to become a publishing classic.

Baker & Taylor
Chronicles the history of the American space program and its astronauts from the 1950s to the present, with detailed text and illustrations.

Book News
Written for young readers, this illustrated text describes the history of space flight, largely focusing on the American space program. The narrative traces space exploration from the early rocketry work of Robert Goddard to speculation about colonizing space, covering such topics as the moon landings, the construction of space stations, the Hubble telescope, and the drama of the Apollo 13 mission. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

DK Publishing
Exploring the universe has always been a dream of humans and, especially for the last 50 years, a constant aim of science. From the early days of rocketry to the creative minds of science fiction writers, Escape from Earth covers the thrilling history of humans venturing into space.

Peter Ackroyd's Voyages Through Time is a series of highly illustrated nonfiction books that illuminate the world's defining eras of history-from our humble beginnings to the exploration of space. Written in a fresh, bold narrative, this series is sure to become a publishing classic.

Baker
& Taylor

From the early days of rocketry to the creative minds of science fiction writers, a bold narrative covers the thrilling history of humans venturing into space.

Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2003
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780756601713
0756601711
Branch Call Number: YS 629.4 ACK
Characteristics: 140 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm

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