Willy Ley

Willy Ley


Born
in Berlin, Germany
December 02, 1906

Died
June 24, 1969

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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.

Average rating: 4.05 · 610 ratings · 85 reviews · 87 distinct works
The Conquest of Space

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4.27 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 1949 — 3 editions
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Exotic Zoology

4.38 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 1959 — 2 editions
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Rockets, Missiles & Space T...

4.49 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 1953 — 8 editions
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Engineers' Dreams

4.39 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1954 — 5 editions
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The Lungfish, the Dodo, and...

4.21 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1941 — 3 editions
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Dawn Of Zoology

4.50 avg rating — 10 ratings
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Dragons in Amber

4.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1951
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Another Look At Atlantis

2.91 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1969 — 2 editions
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The Poles

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1962 — 3 editions
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Satellites, Rockets and Out...

3.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1958 — 3 editions
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