|Title:||Rocket science : from fireworks to the photon drive|
|Authors:||Mark Denny, Author ; Alan McFadzean, Author|
|Publisher:||[S.l.] : Springer Nature, 2019|
|ISBN / ISSN / EAN :||978-3-030-28079-6|
|Size:||ix, 302 p. / col. ill. / 23 cm|
|Bibliography note:||Includes bibliographical references ans index|
|Subjects:||Rocket engines ; Rocket engines--History|
This is a book about rocket science: what it is and what it does. From the earliest fireworks to nuclear-powered spacecraft, all you would ever want or need to know about the subject is here, along with a straightforward explanation of how, why and when things work--or sometimes don't.
the book begin with the history and workings of early terrestrial rocketry before moving onto the main subject of the book: how human get things into space and, on occasion, back again.
Copies in the Library (1)
|Barcode||Call number||Media type||Location||Section||Status|
|013733||TL782.D46 2019||Book||ISU Central Campus library||Main collection||Available|