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A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

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A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts

Andrew Chaikin

Mathematics & Sciences; Space science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

The race to the moon was won spectacularly by Apollo 11 on 20 July 1969. This title presents an account of the heroic Apollo... [more]

$35.00

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Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish and Neil Armstrong's First Step

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Honeysuckle Creek: The Story of Tom Reid, a Little Dish and Neil Armstrong's...

Andrew Tink

Australasian & Pacific history; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Reveals the pivotal role that the tracking station at Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, played in the first moon landing.... [more]

$34.99

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Tiny Planetarium: See the Stars (Miniature Editions)

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Tiny Planetarium: See the Stars (Miniature Editions)

Nick Perilli

Fiction-related items; Popular astronomy & space

Novelty book

Bring the mystery and wonder of the night sky to your office or home with the TINY PLANETARIUM. This kit includes:<br /><br... [more]

$17.99

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality, and Our Destiny Beyond Earth

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The Future of Humanity: Terraforming Mars, Interstellar Travel, Immortality,...

Michio Kaku

Social forecasting, future studies; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Cosmology & the universe; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Human civilization is on the verge of spreading beyond Earth. More than a possibility, it is becoming a necessity - whether... [more]

$35.00

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Astronomy 2019 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

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Astronomy 2019 Australia: Your Guide to the Night Sky

Ken Wallace, Glenn Dawes, Peter Northfield

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space; Space (Children's&YA)

Paperback

This annual gem (produced each year since 1991) continues to take the Australian stargazer on a wondrous journey of the night... [more]

$29.95

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The Night Sky Explorer: Your Guide to the Heavens

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The Night Sky Explorer: Your Guide to the Heavens

Robin Kerrod, Tom Jackson

Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Astronomical charts & atlases; Popular astronomy & space; Children's & Educational

Paperback

The Night Sky Explorer contains all the information and equipment the aspiring... [more]

$39.95

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2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide to Exploring the Skies Above Australia, New Zealand and South Africa

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2019 Guide to the Night Sky Southern Hemisphere: A Month-by-Month Guide...

Storm Dunlop

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronomical observation: observatories, equipment & methods; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

A comprehensive handbook to the planets, stars and constellations visible from the southern hemisphere. 6 pages for each month... [more]

$12.99

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Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes

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Einstein's Monsters: The Life and Times of Black Holes

Chris Impey (University of Arizona in Tucson)

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

The astonishing science of black holes, and their role in understanding the history and future of our universe. [more]

$38.95

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Apollo: VII-XVII

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Apollo: VII-XVII

Floris Heyne, Joel Meter, Simon Phillipson, Delano Steenmeijer

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This thrilling photo book features previously-unpublished photographs from the NASA archives, meticulously digitized, captured... [more]

$110.00

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The Sky at Night: Book of the Moon - A Guide to Our Closest Neighbour

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The Sky at Night: Book of the Moon - A Guide to Our Closest Neighbour

Maggie Aderin-Pocock

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

But far from being just a big rock out in space, the Moon has a phenomenal power over the earth, with its ability to create... [more]

$29.99

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The Space Book Revised and Updated: From the Beginning to the End of Time, 250 Milestones in the History of Space & Astronomy

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The Space Book Revised and Updated: From the Beginning to the End of Time,...

Jim Bell

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This revised edition includes the most exciting new discoveries in space exploration. Existing entries have been updated to... [more]

$44.99

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Wacky and Wonderful Misconceptions About Our Universe

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Wacky and Wonderful Misconceptions About Our Universe

Geoffrey Kirby

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Astronomy, space & time; Relativity physics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

From unicorns on the Moon to UFOs piloted by Martian bees, this book chronicles some of the strangest ideas that have been... [more]

$82.95

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Astronomy: A Visual Guide

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Astronomy: A Visual Guide

DK

Mathematics & Sciences; Cosmology & the universe; Galaxies & stars; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

This accessible yet comprehensive illustrated handbook covers every aspect of astronomy, featuring the latest discoveries... [more]

$45.00

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Saturn V: America's Rocket to the Moon

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Saturn V: America's Rocket to the Moon

Eugen Reichl

Mathematics & Sciences; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Without the mighty Saturn V rocket, the Apollo 11 moon landing would not have been possible in July 1969. Even today, nearly... [more]

$34.99

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Exoplants: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the New Search for Life Beyond Our Solar System

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Exoplants: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the New Search...

Michael Summers, James Trefil

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Astronomer Michael Summers and physicist James Trefil explore remarkable recent discoveries. [more]

$33.95

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The NASA Archives. 60 Years in Space

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The NASA Archives. 60 Years in Space

Piers Bizony, Roger Launius, Andrew Chaikin

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Prepare to embark on a journey through space and time with The NASA Archives, a visual celebration of humankind's unstoppable... [more]

$250.00

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Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

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Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

Jeffrey Kluger

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

The untold story of the historic voyage to the moon that closed out one of Americas's darkest years with a nearly unimaginable... [more]

$39.99

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British Secret Projects: Britain's Space Shuttle

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British Secret Projects: Britain's Space Shuttle

Daniel Sharp

History; Aerospace & air transport industries; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

As America and Russia stepped up their efforts during the early 1960s to design ever faster bombers and put men and equipment... [more]

$69.95

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Big History: Our Incredible Journey, from Big Bang to Now

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Big History: Our Incredible Journey, from Big Bang to Now

DK

History; General & world history; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Understand how and why we got where we are today with Big History. From the formation of our universe to the present day,... [more]

$61.99

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; Astronautics; Popular astronomy & space

CD-Audio

Examines humankind's changing awareness of its place in the universe and the rich potential of human ventures into the world... [more]

$49.95

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NASA Saturn V Owners' Workshop Manual: 1967-1973 (Apollo 4 to Apollo 17 & Skylab)

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NASA Saturn V Owners' Workshop Manual: 1967-1973 (Apollo 4 to Apollo 17...

W. David Woods

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

Few launch vehicles are as iconic and distinctive as NASA's behemoth rocket, the Saturn V, and none left such a lasting impression... [more]

$39.95

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Astronomy's Limitless Journey: A Guide to Understanding the Universe

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Astronomy's Limitless Journey: A Guide to Understanding the Universe

Gunther Hasinger

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Takes the reader on a journey to the far reaches of the universe - an exciting time travel that begins with the incredibly... [more]

$34.95

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Sun, Earth and Sky

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Sun, Earth and Sky

Kenneth R. Lang

Mathematics & Sciences; Theoretical & mathematical astronomy; Geophysics; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Written in a light and friendly style, this lavishly illustrated book introduces the life-sustaining Sun and its physics,... [more]

$97.95

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Gemini Manual: An insight into NASA's Gemini spacecraft, the prec

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Gemini Manual: An insight into NASA's Gemini spacecraft, the prec

David Woods, David Harland

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

An insight into NASA's Gemini spacecraft, the precursor to Apollo and the key to the Moon NASA's Gemini space flight programme... [more]

$39.95

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Apollo 13 Manual: An engineering insight into how NASA saved the crew of the crippled Moon mission

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Apollo 13 Manual: An engineering insight into how NASA saved the crew of...

David Baker

Mathematics & Sciences; Aircraft: general interest; Popular astronomy & space

Hardback

On 13 April 1970, Apollo 13 suffered a near-catastrophic explosion. The planned lunar landing was instantly called off and... [more]

$39.95

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