Into Outer Space

Into Outer Space

[an Exploration of Man's Obsession and Interaction With the Cosmos--fact and Fiction]

Book - 2000
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Feature writer Owen takes lay readers through the centuries of astronomical study from ancient Greece to the present. He spends time on the science as well as the history and also includes sections on UFOs, the military use of space technology, and future prospects. Extensively illustrated with color photographs, computer-generated images, and artists' renderings. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

McGraw Hill
Into Outer Space provides a breathtaking journey through humankind's relationship and history with space alongside compelling scenarios for what the future may bring. Stunning visual elements--including both photographs and computer-generated images--illustrate the many breakthrough events that have marked the wondrous history of space and space technology through the millennium and beyond.

Publisher: Los Angeles : Roxbury Park/Lowell House, c2000
ISBN: 9780737304695
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm


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