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X-series

Establishment of ISO 4037-1 X-ray Narrow-Spectrum Series at SSDL of Algiers

Reversibility of time series: revealing the hidden messages in X-ray binaries and cataclysmic variables

Robertson, Ritchie. Heine. London: Halban (Jewish Thinkers Series), 2005. x + 117 pp. £9.99. ISBN 1–870015–92–4

Puccini: His Life and Works. By Julian Budden. pp. x + 527. Master Musicians Series. (Oxford University Press, Oxford and New York, 2002).

Joan Lisa Bromberg. NASA and the Space Industry. (New Series in NASA History.) Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 1999. Pp. x, 247. $38.50

Steve Marsh. Anglo-American Relations and Cold War Oil. (Cold War History Series.) New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2003. Pp. x, 278. $72.00

MANSON, James Alexander (1851 - 1921), editor of Cassell’s Encyclopædia (vols vii to x) and of The Makers of British Art Series

Oceanography and Marine Environment of the Basque Country. Elsevier Oceanography Series 70. Edited by Á. Borja and M. Collins (2004) Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam. ISBN 0-444-51581-X. ISSN 0422–9894 (Series).

Andrew M. Shanken. 194X: Architecture, Planning, and Consumer Culture on the American Home Front. (Architecture, Landscape, and American Culture Series.) Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. 2009. Pp. x, 254. $24.95

Viajeros perdidos: Contemporary Spanish Short Stories. Ed. Jean Andrews & Montserrat Lunati. London: Bristol Classical Press (Spanish Texts Series), 1998. xxviii+94 pp. £8.95. ISBN 1–85399–460–X.

Charles Knight: Educator, Publisher, Writer. By Valerie Gray. (The Nineteenth Century Series.) Aldershot and Burlington, VT: Ashgate. 2006. xxi + 233 pp. £ 50. isbn 0 7546 5219 x.

X Ray Spectrometry of Low Energy Photons for Determining Conversion Coefficients from Air Kerma, Ka, to Personal Dose Equivalent, Hp(10), for Radiation Qualities of the ISO Narrow Spectrum Series

The New Republican Coalition: The Reagan Campaign and White Evangelicals. By Bruce Nesmith. New York: Peter Lang, 1994. American University Studies. Series X, Political Science, Volume 41. 182 pp. $39.95

Studies on Ancient Christianity. By Henry Chadwick. Pp. x + 396. (Variorum Collected Studies Series, 832.) Aldershot, UK and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2006. isbn 0 86078 976 4. £62.50.

Mark van Hoecke (ed.), Epistemology and Methodology of Comparative Law, European Academy of Legal Theory Monograph Series, Hart Publishing, Oxford / Portland (Oregon), 2004, ISBN 1-84113-443-0, pp. X + 398.

June Hopkins. Harry Hopkins: Sudden Hero, Brash Reformer. (The Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute Series on Diplomatic and Economic History.) New York: St. Martin's. 1999. Pp. x, 271. $29.95

 

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A NASA series of experimental aircraft and spaceplanes that acted as prototypes for operational vehicles. The series started in 1946, and the X-1 flew 49 missions before breaking the sound barrier on 14 October 1947. In 1962, the X-15 was the first plane to reach space, and was flown at a record atmospheric speed of Mach 6.7 in 1967. The X-15 served as an important test bed for Apollo project and space shuttle technology. The X-23 and X-24 acted as space shuttle aerodynamic prototypes in 1969–75. The X-38 was a flight demonstrator model for the International Space Station's crew return vehicle, built in 1997. Most of the later X-series planes are for aeronautical use.

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