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A vertical empire

the history of the UK rocket and space programme, 1950-1971

by C. N. Hill

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Published by Imperial College Press, World Scientific Pub. [distributor] in London, River Edge, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Astronautics -- History -- Great Britain.,
    • Rocketry -- History -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 249) and index.

      StatementC.N. Hill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL789.8.G7 H54 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p. :
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3965093M
      ISBN 101860942679, 1860942687
      LC Control Number2001269922
      OCLC/WorldCa47357040

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