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Why Mars: NASA and the Politics of Space Exploration

W. Henry Lambright
Format
Book
Published
Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.
Language
English
Variant Title
NASA and the politics of space exploration
Series
New Series in NASA History
ISBN
9781421412795 (hardcover : alk. paper), 1421412799 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9781421412801 (electronic), 1421412802 (electronic)
Contents
  • The call of Mars
  • Beginning the quest
  • Leaping forward
  • Searching for life
  • Struggling to restart
  • Moving up the agenda
  • Prioritizing Mars
  • Accelerating Mars sample return
  • Overreaching, rethinking
  • Adopting "follow the water"
  • Implementing amidst conflict
  • Attempting alliance
  • Landing on Mars and looking ahead.
Description
x, 320 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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