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A photographic survey of space exploration captures the major firsts of this extraordinary chapter in human history, from Sputnik I through landings on the Moon and Mars, in some three hundred dramatic images.
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Published October 28th 2002 by Carlton Publishing Group
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James
An absolutely beautiful collection of photographs, this book is awe-inspiring. It is a book that I would love to own and prominently display. Of particular fascination are the photographs from the earliest days of space exploration; the earliest space walks, the rendezvous missions. There is no other word to describe the images other than "incredible".
Richard Gombert
Good book. Pictures are great!
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Andrew Chaikin: Author, Speaker, Space Historian

Award-winning science journalist and space historian Andrew Chaikin has authored books and articles about space exploration and astronomy for more than 25 years. Writer-director and explorer James Cameron (Titanic, Aliens of the Deep) called him “our best historian of the space age.”

Chaikin is best known as the author of A Man on the Moon: The Voyag
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