The Resource Planetary adventures : From Moscow to Mars, Louis Friedman, (electronic resource)

Planetary adventures : From Moscow to Mars, Louis Friedman, (electronic resource)

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Planetary adventures : From Moscow to Mars
Title
Planetary adventures
Title remainder
From Moscow to Mars
Statement of responsibility
Louis Friedman
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Language
eng
Summary
As the Cold War was ending and the Soviet Union collapsed, Louis Friedman traveled to Russia more than 50 times. Between 1984 and 2005, he worked to advance international space cooperation to explore Mars and other worlds in our solar system. In this book, he recounts his personal stories from those adventures in Russia. Among them are observing a Submarine Launched Ballistic Mission on a Russian Navy ship in the Barents Sea, and testing Mars Rover prototypes on volcanic mountains in Kamchatka. He chronicles the times he travelled to the secret Soviet nuclear laboratory in Chelyabinsk-70 with Edward Teller, the inventor of the hydrogen bomb and he flew in hot air balloons on a Soviet airfield in Lithuania. These adventures were undertaken to advance the idea of the United States and Russia leading a world effort to explore Mars together. Included is a Chapter and Appendices on the politics, history and challenges of international cooperation for human exploration of Mars
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Midwest
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Friedman, Louis
Dewey number
629.45
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Manned space flight
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Manned space flight
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Planetary adventures : From Moscow to Mars, Louis Friedman, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781645849377
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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13774321
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MWT13774321
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Planetary adventures : From Moscow to Mars, Louis Friedman, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781645849377
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13774321
Publisher number
MWT13774321
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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