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The Resource Roving Mars : Spirit, Opportunity, and the exploration of the red planet, Steve Squyres

Roving Mars : Spirit, Opportunity, and the exploration of the red planet, Steve Squyres

Label
Roving Mars : Spirit, Opportunity, and the exploration of the red planet
Title
Roving Mars
Title remainder
Spirit, Opportunity, and the exploration of the red planet
Statement of responsibility
Steve Squyres
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An inside look at NASA's Mars Exploration Rover mission chronicles the evolution of the project, from its conception in 1995 to successful landing on the planet Mars in 2004, covering the politics, mistakes, and technological innovation involved
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
EOW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Squyres, Steven W
Dewey number
523.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QB641
  • TL799.M3
LC item number
  • .S678 2005
  • S68 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Exploration of Mars (Planet)
  • Space flight to Mars
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Marsfahrzeug
  • Marsflug
Label
Roving Mars : Spirit, Opportunity, and the exploration of the red planet, Steve Squyres
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Beginnings -- Moscow, 1987 -- Athena -- Apex -- The spacecraft graveyard -- Adler's inspiration -- The decision -- Part Two: Development -- "You're backed into a hyperdimensional corner" -- Shredding and squidding -- Atlo -- The cape -- The fuse -- Launch -- Part Three: Flight -- Final approach -- Gusev -- "We've got nothing" -- Eagle crater -- Endurance -- Pot of gold
Control code
ocm61156249
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 422 pages
Isbn
9781401301491
Lccn
2005928417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781401301491
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61156249
  • (OCoLC)61156249
Label
Roving Mars : Spirit, Opportunity, and the exploration of the red planet, Steve Squyres
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Beginnings -- Moscow, 1987 -- Athena -- Apex -- The spacecraft graveyard -- Adler's inspiration -- The decision -- Part Two: Development -- "You're backed into a hyperdimensional corner" -- Shredding and squidding -- Atlo -- The cape -- The fuse -- Launch -- Part Three: Flight -- Final approach -- Gusev -- "We've got nothing" -- Eagle crater -- Endurance -- Pot of gold
Control code
ocm61156249
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 422 pages
Isbn
9781401301491
Lccn
2005928417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9781401301491
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61156249
  • (OCoLC)61156249

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