The Mars Project

When President Bush directed NASA in 1989 to prepare plans for an orbiting space station, lunar research bases, and human exploration of Mars, he was largely echoing what von Braun proposed in The Mars Project.

The Mars Project

The Mars Project

This classic on space travel was first published in 1953, when interplanetary space flight was considered science fiction by most of those who considered it at all. Here the German-born scientist Wernher von Braun detailed what he believed were the problems and possibilities inherent in a projected expedition to Mars. Today von Braun is recognized as the person most responsible for laying the groundwork for public acceptance of America's space program. When President Bush directed NASA in 1989 to prepare plans for an orbiting space station, lunar research bases, and human exploration of Mars, he was largely echoing what von Braun proposed in The Mars Project.

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The Mars Project
Language: un
Pages: 91
Authors: Wernher Von Braun
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

This classic on space travel was first published in 1953, when interplanetary space flight was considered science fiction by most of those who considered it at all. Here the German-born scientist Wernher von Braun detailed what he believed were the problems and possibilities inherent in a projected expedition to Mars.
Project Mars
Language: un
Pages: 279
Authors: Wernher Von Braun
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Apogee Books

This never-before-printed science fiction novel by the original 'rocket man', Dr Wernher von Braun, combines technical fact with a human story line in the way that only a true dreamer can realise. Written more than half a century ago, this enthusiastic tale of human space exploration, based on detailed and
Project Mars a Technical Tale Dr. Wernher Von Braun
Language: un
Pages: 438
Authors: Wernher Von Braun
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-14 - Publisher:

In 1949 the famous German rocket scientist Dr. Wernher von Braun wrote a science-fiction manuscript based on a trip to Mars. This was more than just a fictional story. It was an actual proposal to send an expedition to Mars. Dr. Wernher von Braun worked out in great detail all
The Voice of Dr. Wernher Von Braun
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Wernher Von Braun
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Collectors Guide Pub

This collection of speeches by Dr. Wernher von Braun -- a passionate crusader for worthy causes -- touches on a variety of topics, including education, the cold war, religion, and the space program. Mining through more than 500 of von Braun's speeches, given from 1947 to 1976, this important historical
Marketing the Moon
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: David Meerman Scott, Richard Jurek
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-28 - Publisher: MIT Press

One of the most successful public relations campaigns in history, featuring heroic astronauts, press-savvy rocket scientists, enthusiastic reporters, deep-pocketed defense contractors, and Tang. In July 1969, ninety-four percent of American televisions were tuned to coverage of Apollo 11's mission to the moon. How did space exploration, once the purview of

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