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Author Dougherty, Kerrie Anne, author.

Title Australia in space : a history of a nation's involvement / Kerrie Dougherty.

Published Hindmarsh, S.A. ATF Press, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  629.40994 DOUG    AVAILABLE
Physical description v, 196 pages : colour illustrations, colour portraits, colour maps ; 29 cm.
Notes "Australia in space is a full revised and expanded second edition of Space Australia, originally published in 1993 by the Powerhouse Museum" -- page 188.
Includes index.
Contents Preface / Michael Davis -- Foreword / Andrew Thomas -- Countdown: Australia's first rocketeers -- Ignition! The origins of space activity in Australia -- Liftoff : going up from Down Under -- Keeping on track : space tracking from Australia -- High ground : using space for defence and national security -- Infrastructure in orbit : satellites at your service -- Reaching for the stars : Australian space science and engineering -- Groundwork : Australian space industry -- Ground conrol : Australian space policy -- List of acronyms -- Timeline of space events.
Other author Space Industry Association of Australia issuing body
Subject Astronautics -- Australia -- History.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Australia -- History.
ISBN 9781925309645 : $64.95
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