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cspg
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posted 07-31-2007 10:13 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for cspg   Click Here to Email cspg     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Space Recognition Guide (Jane's Recognition Guide)
by Peter Bond
  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Collins-Janes (6 May 2008)
  • Language English
  • ISBN-10: 0007232969
  • ISBN-13: 978-0007232963

GoesTo11
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posted 08-01-2007 01:50 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for GoesTo11   Click Here to Email GoesTo11     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Amazon UK has a blurb on this book. The previous guides in the series have covered mainly military hardware (aircraft, armored vehicles, firearms, etc.) in a compact, well-presented format, so this should be worth checking out. It isn't yet shipping via Amazon UK, though, and HarperCollins is a UK publisher, so it may be a while before we see this in US bookstores.

Incidentally, the series is published in the US with the Smithsonian imprint as well.

Kevin

Philip
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posted 10-12-2008 02:52 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Philip   Click Here to Email Philip     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Came across this very good small (19x12 cm) book. A must-have for unmanned spaceflight fans as 98% is on unmanned vehicles.

Each spacecraft gets one page with a good photo and text about manufacturer, launch, weight, orbit.

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