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The giant leap

Adrian Berry

The giant leap

mankind heads for the stars

by Adrian Berry

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Published by Headline in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interstellar travel,
  • Manned space flight,
  • Exploration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAdrian Berry
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL788.7 .B47 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310 p. :
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24875894M
    LC Control Number00302864

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