Amy Shira Teitel

Toronto, Canada


Amy Shira Teitel is an American-Canadian author, popular science writer, spaceflight historian, YouTuber, and podcaster, best known for writing the books Breaking the Chains of Gravity and Fighting for Space. She's also hosts the popular YouTube channel The Vintage Space (previously Vintage Space).

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Breaking the Chains of Gravity

4.12 avg rating — 661 ratings — published 2015 — 7 editions
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“The difference between nations lay not in the technology itself but in the totality of the effort that brought that technology to life.”
Amy Shira Teitel, Breaking the Chains of Gravity: The Story of Spaceflight before NASA

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