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              Books in the Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight series

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              Realizing Tomorrow: The Path to Private Spaceflight
                

              Realizing Tomorrow: The Path to Private Spaceflight (Hardback)

              By Dubbs, Chris; Paat-Dahlstrom, Emeline; Foreword by Walker, Charles D.

              • $89.50

              Engaging account of the people and events who have shaped the development of private spaceflight

              ISBN 9780803216105
              Published 1 May 2011 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              The X-15 Rocket Plane: Flying the First Wings into Space
                

              The X-15 Rocket Plane: Flying the First Wings into Space (Hardback, 0th edition)

              By Evans, Michelle L.; Foreword by Engle, Joe H.

              • $78.50

              Tells the enthralling yet little-known story of the hypersonic X-15, the winged rocket ship that opened the way into human-controlled spaceflight

              ISBN 9780803228405
              Published 30 June 2013 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Footprints in the Dust: The Epic Voyages of Apollo, 1969-1975
                

              Footprints in the Dust: The Epic Voyages of Apollo, 1969-1975 (Hardback)

              Edited by Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Gordon, Richard F.

              • $94.99

              Explores the Apollo missions and the most successful years of America's space program.

              ISBN 9780803226654
              Published 1 June 2010 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Infinity Beckoned: Adventuring Through the Inner Solar System, 1969-1989

              Infinity Beckoned: Adventuring Through the Inner Solar System, 1969-1989 (Hardback)

              By Gallentine, Jay; Foreword by Ferdowsi, Bobak

              • $78.50

              Explores a critical period of space history when humans dared an expansive leap into the inner solar system. With an irreverent and engaging style, Jay Gallentine conveys the trials and triumphs of the people on the ground who conceived and engineered the missions that put roboti ...

              ISBN 9780803234468
              Published 30 January 2016 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Apollo Pilot: The Memoir of Astronaut Donn Eisele
               

              Apollo Pilot: The Memoir of Astronaut Donn Eisele (Hardback)

              By Eisele, Donn; Edited by French, Francis; Afterword by Black, Susan Eisele

              • $52.99

              In October 1968Donn Eisele flew with fellow astronauts Walt Cunningham and Wally Schirra into Earth orbit in Apollo 7. The first manned mission in the Apollo program and the first manned flight after a fire during a launch pad test killed three astronauts in early 1967, Apollo 7 ...

              ISBN 9780803262836
              Published 30 January 2017 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations
               

              Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations (Hardback)

              By Chladek, Jay M.; Foreword by Anderson, Clayton C.

              • $80.50

              A vast trove of stories filled with excitement, danger, humor, sadness, failure, and success, Outposts on the Frontier reveals how the Soviets and the Americans combined strengths to build space stations over the past fifty years. At the heart of these scientific advances are peo ...

              ISBN 9780803222922
              Published 15 August 2017 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Come Fly with Us: NASA's Payload Specialist Program
               

              Come Fly with Us: NASA's Payload Specialist Program (Hardback)

              By Croft, Melvin; Youskauskas, John; Foreword by Thomas, Don

              • $78.50

              Come Fly with Usis the story of an elite group of space travelers who flew as members of many space shuttle crews from pre-Challenger days to Columbia in 2003. Not part of the regular NASA astronaut corps, these professionals known as "payload specialists" came from a wide variet ...

              ISBN 9780803278929
              Published 28 February 2019 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Shattered Dreams: The Lost and Canceled Space Missions
               

              Shattered Dreams: The Lost and Canceled Space Missions (Hardback)

              By Burgess, Colin; Foreword by Thomas, Don

              • $69.99

              'Shattered Dreams' recounts the personal stories and recollections of several men and women who were in line to fly a specific or future spaceflight mission but lost that opportunity due to personal reasons, mission cancellations, or even tragedies --

              ISBN 9781496206756
              Published 30 May 2019 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Homesteading Space: The Skylab Story
                

              Homesteading Space: The Skylab Story (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hitt, David; Garriott, Owen K.; Kerwin, Joe; Bean, Alan L.; Foreword by Hickam, Homer

              • $52.99

              Tells the dramatic story of America's first space station from beginning to fiery end

              ISBN 9780803236394
              Published 30 November 2011 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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              Realizing Tomorrow: The Path to Private Spaceflight
                

              Realizing Tomorrow: The Path to Private Spaceflight (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dubbs, Chris; Paat-Dahlstrom, Emeline; Foreword by Walker, Charles D.

              • $52.99

              Nearly forty years passed between the Apollo moon landings and the Ansari X Prize - winning flights of SpaceShipOne. This book provides a behind-the-scenes look at the visionaries, the crackpots, the financial schemes, the legal wrangling, the turf battles and the desire of ordin ...

              ISBN 9780803266674
              Published 30 September 2013 by University of New South Wales
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Outward Odyssey: a People's History of Spaceflight
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