Обложка книги Cosmic Tales : Adventures in Sol System

Cosmic Tales : Adventures in Sol System

ISBN: 0743488326;
Издательство: Baen
Страниц: 464

Book Description The first wave of space exploration in the 20th century all but ground to a halt, the victim of national and ideological rivalries which had spent themselves, and of politicians who gutted funding for special interests and pork barrel spending. But the universe still beckoned, and many different factors worked to keep the dream of space alive and growing. A generation grew up, knowing that there was nothing impossible about space travel, and wondering why we had gone to the Moon-and thenstopped cold. New propulsion systems, such as solar sails, and more efficient reaction drives were developed, making spaceflight less expensive, taking it away from the exclusive club of government-funded programs. And if the US had lost interest in space, other nations had not. Humanity moved out once again into the infinite ocean of space, this time to stay. New York Times best-selling author James P. Hogan shows that even on a frontier planet like Mars, there'll still be crime-and...

Похожие книги:

John Shelby Spong
Writing from his prison cell in Nazi Germany in 1945 Di…
In the early 1990s, a NASA-led team of scientists chang…

Robert W. Chambers, H. P. Lovecraft
"The King in Yellow, a series of vaguely connected shor…
To the long tradition of eldritch horror pioneered and …
One of the masters of'weird fiction', H. P. Lovecraft e…

H. G. Wells
When four Martian spaceships land in England masses of …
Celebrate Marvel's 70th anniversary by experiencing the…

Jesse Russell,Ronald Cohn
James P. "Jim" Starlin (born October 9) is an American …

Jesse Russell,Ronald Cohn
The Cosmic Cube is the name of a fictional object that

Henry Beam Piper
Conn Maxwell told them: "There are incredible things st…
When Katherine Agranovich hypnotizes her daughter Jessi…

Robert Klardon
When galactic disputes arise, they are usually dealt wi…
Book DescriptionThe early days of space travel - the tr…