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Rocket science and spacecraft fundamentals, Kathy Furgang

Label
Rocket science and spacecraft fundamentals
Title
Rocket science and spacecraft fundamentals
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Furgang
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book covers the human accomplishments in rocket science, including the history of rocketry since the advent of rocket-powered missiles, as well as today's triumphs and our hopes for the future. It provides explanations of the science behind multi-stage rockets, liquid propellants, and sounding rockets, as well as profiles of pioneers in rocket science, challenges and setbacks in the field, and advice for pursuing a career in rocket science
Member of
Cataloging source
MiFhGG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Furgang, Kathy
Dewey number
629.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grades 5 to 8
LC call number
TL782.5
LC item number
.F8344 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gale (Firm)
Series statement
  • From Earth to the stars
  • Gale virtual reference library
  • Gale eBooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Astronautics
  • Aerospace engineering
  • Outer space
Label
Rocket science and spacecraft fundamentals, Kathy Furgang
Link
https://link.gale.com/apps/pub/9781680486766/GVRL?u=nilespld
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
chapter 1. Rocket power -- chapter 2. Types of spacecraft -- chapter 3. Launches and ground control -- chapter 4. Rocketing into the future
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (48 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781680486766
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color).
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1003586565
  • (MiFhGG)GVRL09DZ
Label
Rocket science and spacecraft fundamentals, Kathy Furgang
Link
https://link.gale.com/apps/pub/9781680486766/GVRL?u=nilespld
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
chapter 1. Rocket power -- chapter 2. Types of spacecraft -- chapter 3. Launches and ground control -- chapter 4. Rocketing into the future
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (48 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781680486766
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color).
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1003586565
  • (MiFhGG)GVRL09DZ

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