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Author Ludwig, George H.

Title Opening Space Research : Dreams, Technology, and Scientific Discovery
Published Hoboken : Wiley, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (478 pages)
Series Special Publications
Special Publications
Summary Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Special Publications Series. Opening Space Research: Dreams, Technology, and Scientific Discovery is George Ludwig's account of the early development of space-based electromagnetic physics, with a focus on the first U.S. space launches and the discovery of the Van Allen radiation belts. Narrated by the person who developed many of the instruments for the early Explorer spacecraft during the 1950s and participated directly in the scientific research, it draws heavily upon the author's voluminous collection of labor
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 1118671643
9781118671641