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Rockets through space

Lester del Rey

Rockets through space

the story of man"s preparations to explore the universe.

by Lester del Rey

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Published by Winston in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space flight -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by James Heugh.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesA Science-fact book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL793 .D4 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p.
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5793834M
    LC Control Number60005424
    OCLC/WorldCa1746171

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