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Cosmonauts : birth of the space age / edited by Doug Millard ; with contributions by John E. Bowit ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Millard, Douglas | Bowit, John E | Science Museum (Great Britain).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Scala Arts and Heritage Publisher Ltd. in association with the Science Museum, 2014Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some col.), facsims., ports. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781857599022; 9781857599053 .Subject(s): Astronautics -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century | Space flight -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century | Astronautics -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century
Contents:
Introduction: birth of the Space Age / Doug Millard -- Space enthusiasms / Asif A. Siddiqi -- Rocket men / Elena Timoshenkova -- Higher, for ever! / John E. Bowitt -- A father for the Space Age / Nataliya Koroleva -- First woman in space / Elena Tereshkova -- Saving a space station / Vladimir Dzhanibekov with Natalia Sidlina -- Emergency on Mir / Aleksandr Lazutkin -- On the road to the cosmos / Sergei Pozdnyakov with Natalia Sidlina -- Star City and beyond / Natalia Sidlina -- The science of rehearsal / Julia Tcharfas.
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