By J. D. Hunley
Focusing in particular at the engineering tradition of this system, Hunley communicates this very human part of technological improvement via anecdotes, personality sketches, and case stories of difficulties confronted through rocket engineers. He indicates how this type of hugely adaptive strategy enabled the evolution of a highly advanced know-how that was once impressive—but decidedly no longer rocket science.
precise in its single-volume insurance of the evolution of launch-vehicle expertise from 1926 to 1991, this meticulously researched paintings will tell students and engineers attracted to the historical past of know-how and innovation, in addition to these focusing on the historical past of area flight.
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