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A Dictionary of Space Exploration

Edited by Stephen O'Meara and E. Julius Dasch

Third edition


Published online July 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191842764 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acref/9780191842764.001.0001

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Over 2,300 entries

This fascinating and expansive dictionary covers all aspects of space exploration, from A-Train to Zvezda. This jargon-free new edition has been fully revised and updated to take into account the new developments in space exploration on an international scale over the last 13 years, with new entries such as Hitomi, Space X Dragon, and Ariane 5 Rocket.

All entries are fully cross-referenced for ease of use. In addition, the dictionary also contains links to over 250 space-related websites, and a comprehensive chronology of space exploration. The entries are supported by over 75 photographs, illustrations, and diagrams.

Book.  2445 pages.  217408 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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