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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English


  • Manned space flight -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Space flight.

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A definition of space and a description of the earth"s atmosphere explaining how an air ship operates inside and outside gravitational pull. Includes man"s reaction to gravity and speculations on the benefits of and plans for space stations.

Edition Notes

Beginning with 1969 ed. published under title: Space travel.

Statementwritten and illustrated by Jeanne Bendick.
SeriesFirst books ;, 34
ContributionsBendick, Jeanne.
LC ClassificationsPZ10.B2952 Fk5
The Physical Object
Pagination93 p.
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5884848M
LC Control Number63016910

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