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A Ball, a Dog, and a Monkey

1957---The Space Race Begins

by Michael D"Antonio

  • 110 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Tantor Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • History,
  • United States - 20th Century/50s,
  • Chronological Period/1950"s,
  • Cultural Region/Russia,
  • History/Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • History/United States - General,
  • Technology / History,
  • Technology/Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • Unabridged Audio / History,
  • Military - Aviation,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • United States - General,
  • Unabridged Audio - History,
  • History: American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlan Sklar (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9528774M
    ISBN 10140010503X
    ISBN 109781400105038
    OCLC/WorldCa154793625

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