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Rockets, missiles, and men in space.

Willy Ley

Rockets, missiles, and men in space.

by Willy Ley

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesSignet non-fiction; W 3889
The Physical Object
Pagination668 p.
Number of Pages668
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20313067M

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In Volume 1, Boris Chertok describes his early years as an engineer and the mission to Germany after the end of World War II when the Soviets captured Nazi missile technology and expertise.

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