Willy Ley





Willy Ley

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born
in Berlin, Germany
December 02, 1906

died
June 24, 1969

gender
male

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About this author

Willy Ley (December 2, 1906 - June 24, 1969) was a German-American science writer and space advocate who helped popularize rocketry and spaceflight in both Germany and the United States. The crater Ley on the far side of the Moon is named in his honor.

AKA Willie Ley.


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Rockets, Missiles & Space T...
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Willy Ley's Exotic Zoology
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The Lungfish, the Dodo, and...
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Dragons in Amber
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Another Look At Atlantis
2.88 of 5 stars 2.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1969 — 2 editions
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watchers of the skies
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1963 — 5 editions
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The Poles
3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1962 — 3 editions
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