|Title:||Silicon sky : how one small start-up went over the top to beat the big boys into satellite heaven|
|Publisher:||[S.l.] : Perseus books, 1999|
|Series:||The sloan technology series|
|ISBN / ISSN / EAN :||978-0-7382-0094-1|
|Bibliography note:||A Cornellia and Michael Bessie book Includes bibliographical references and index|
|Subjects:||Aerospace industries--United States ; Artificial satellites in telecommunication--United States ; Orbital Sciences Corporation--History ; Thompson, David (David Walker), 1954-|
"Silicon Sky is a timely harbinger of the second space age and the new millenium. Intelligent reporting and graceful writing make it a very good read."
William E. Burrows, author of "This new ocean: a history of the first space age and deep black"
"Gary Dorsey's marvelous book shows that the American dream is alive and well. Bold vision, ingenuity, and dogged determination are turing the new frontier of space into a source of new jobs, new profits -and new dreams for the future."
Ben Bova, former editor of "Omni", and President Emeritus of the National Space Society.
Copies in the Library (1)
|Barcode||Call number||Media type||Location||Section||Status|
|006820||HE9721.U6.D67 1999||Book||ISU Central Campus library||Closed-stack||Available|