NASA Hubble Space Telescope - 1990 onwards (including all upgrades)

NASA Hubble Space Telescope - 1990 onwards (including all upgrades) by David Baker

An insight into the history, development, collaboration, construction and role of the Earth-orbiting space telescope

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Format: Hardcover Book , 181 Pages
ISBN: 9780857337979
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The Hubble Space Telescope is an international venture primarily between the USA and Europe. More than any other space project, Hubble has encouraged an expanding interest in popular astronomy. With stunning views of the cosmos, it has inspired a new generation of enthusiasts to study the night sky through simple telescopes or in books. As such it has linked space technology with popular interest in astronomy and has thrilled specialists and the lay public alike.

Dr. David Baker, an Englishman, worked with NASA on the Gemini, Apollo and Shuttle programmes between 1965 and 1990 and has written more than 80 books on spaceflight technology. His previous titles for Haynes include NASA Mars Rovers Manual, International Space Station Manual, and NASA Space Shuttle Manual. He lives in East Sussex.

Format: Hardcover Book , 181 Pages
ISBN: 9780857337979
Illustrations: 275 color & 25 b/w photos
Size: 8.27 in x 10.64 in / 210 mm x 270 mm
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