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National Air and Space Museum

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Works: 200 works in 401 publications in 4 languages and 18,072 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Photographs from space  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction films  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  Short films 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other, Publishing director
Classifications: QB637, B
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Planets : a Smithsonian guide by Thomas R Watters( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated guide discussses early beliefs about the solar system and its origins, profiles the sun and each of the planets, and examines related topics such as comets, the Kuiper Belt, The Oort Cloud, and Planet X
Blue planet by Toni Myers( Visual )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

View Earth from space. Orbiting 200 miles above Earth's surface, see familiar landforms: the majestic Himalayas, giant Namib desert sand dunes, jewel-like Caribbean islands. From this unique vantage point see how natural forces - volcanoes, earthquakes and hurricanes - affect our planet, and how a powerful new force - mankind, has begun to alter the face of Earth
Black wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space history by Von Hardesty( Book )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of African Americans in aviation and space cites the efforts of black men and women to promote integration by entering the military, breaking transcontinental records, and joining the space program
Fire and ice : a history of comets in art by Roberta J. M Olson( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vertical flight : the age of the helicopter( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the development of the helicopter and vertical takeoff aircraft, describes key technological breakthroughs, and looks at the future of helicopters
The Wright Flyer : an engineering perspective( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om udviklingen af brdrene Wright's fly fra 1903, "The Flyer", og beskriver detaljeret aerodynamikken og teknikken bag flyet
The First 25 years in space : a symposium by Allan A Needell( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays discussing the motivations for going into space and emphasizing the economic significance of space activities, and also explores options for the future
The dream is alive by Graeme Ferguson( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go into space alongside the astronauts on the space shuttle. Experience working in zero gravity, and eating and sleeping in orbit. Witness the first spacewalk by an American woman, and the capture and repair of a satellite
Judgment at the Smithsonian by Philip Nobile( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmic voyage( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combines live action with state-of-the-art computer-generated imagery to pinpoint where humans fit into our ever-expanding universe. Based on the powers of 10 to highlight this journey, it extends from the surface of Earth to the largest observable structures in the universe, and then back to the subnuclear realm. Explore some of the greatest existing scientific theories
Space science comes of age : perspectives in the history of the space sciences( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jet age : forty years of jet aviation by Walter J Boyne( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beskriver udviklingshistorien inden for såvel den militre som civile jetflyvning herunder jetflytyper og jetmotorer
The aviation careers of Igor Sikorsky by Dorothy Cochrane( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First flight around the world : the adventures of the American fliers who won the race by Tim Grove( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the 1924 race between six nations to be the first to circumnavigate the globe by airplane describes the efforts of the U.S. team as they struggled to overcome limited technology, dangerous weather, and unfamiliar cultures
Legend, memory, and the Great War in the air( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contrasts the romantic myth of combat in the sky with the grim reality faced by the brave aviators who fought and died during the war
Earth from space : Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum by Andrew K Johnston( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three hundred satellite photographs of planet earth
Destiny in space( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Board a satellite in space to look back upon the shuttle as it orbits the Earth. Be part of the crew, working alongside the astronauts as they deploy and repair the Hubble Space Telescope. Travel millions of miles beyond Earth to soar above the remarkable contours of Venus and Mars
Black wings : the American Black in aviation by Von Hardesty( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Spacefaring nation : perspectives on American space history and policy( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winged wonders : the story of the flying wings by E. T Wooldridge( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretter om udviklingsarbejdet med halelse fly herunder om Northrop srlige indsats gennem udviklingen af den flyvende vinge
 
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Planets : a Smithsonian guide
Alternative Names

controlled identityNational Air Museum (U.S.)

Air and space Museum

Air and Space Museum (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis)

Air and Space Museum (.-U.)

Air and Space Museum (Spojen stty americk)

Air and Space Museum (U.S.)

Air and space Museum Washington, D.C.

Air Museum (Spojen stty americk)

Air Museum (U.S.)

Air Museum Washington, DC

Amerikas Savienotās Valstis. National Air and Space Museum

tats-Unis. National Air and Space Museum

Muse de l'air et de l'espace

Muse de l'air et de l'espace Washington, D.C.

Museo Nacional del Aire y el Espacio de Estados Unidos

Museu do Ar e Espao

Museum Dirgantara Nasional Amerika Serikat

NASM

National Air and Space Museum

National air museum

National air museum Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian air and space museum

Smithsonian air and space museum Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian Institution Air Museum

Smithsonian institution National air and space museum

Smithsonian Institution National Air Museum

Smithsonian muse national de l'air et de l'espace

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Spojen stty americk. National Air and Space Museum

Spojen stty americk National Air Museum

United States. National Air and Space Museum

United States National Air Museum

Vašingtona (Amerikas Savienotās Valstis). National Air and Space Museum

Washington (D.C.)

Washington (D.C.). National Air and Space Museum

Washington (D.C.) National Air Museum

Национални музеј авијације и астронаутике

Национальный музей авиации и космонавтики

Національний музей авіації і космонавтики

מוזיאון האוויר והחלל הלאומי

متحف الطيران والفضاء الوطني

موزه ملی هوافضای اسمیتسونین

نیشنل ائیر اینڈ سپیس میوزیم

พิพิธภัณฑ์ยานบินและยานอวกาศแห่งชาติ

국립항공우주박물관

国立航空宇宙博物館

美国航空航天博物馆

美國航空太空博物館

美國航空航天博物館

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Blue planetBlack wings : courageous stories of African Americans in aviation and space historyJudgment at the SmithsonianLegend, memory, and the Great War in the airEarth from space : Smithsonian National Air and Space MuseumDestiny in spaceBlack wings : the American Black in aviation