WorldCat Identities

Oberg, James E. 1944-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 98 publications in 4 languages and 5,669 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: TL789.8.R9, 387.8
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Most widely held works by James E Oberg
Red star in orbit by James E Oberg( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncovering Soviet disasters : exploring the limits of glasnost by James E Oberg( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This investigation into modern disasters in the Soviet Union, including the deaths of cosmonauts, industrial accidents, and major health crises, reveals why they were covered up and how they became known to the West
Pioneering space : living on the next frontier by James E Oberg( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes amateur spacefarers on a flight into the future
Star-crossed orbits : inside the U.S.-Russian space alliance by James E Oberg( )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Star-Crossed Orbits, space veteran and best-selling author James Oberg combines riveting personal memoir with top-notch investigative journalism to tell the complete untold story of the U.S.-Russian space alliance, describing the strengths and weaknesses of each side and revealing, for the first time, the full story of Russia's decaying space program, the dangerous secrets it kept from its American partners, and the ultimate cost of NASA's all-too-often self-imposed ignorance about its "space partner.""--Jacket
The new race for space : the U.S. and Russia leap to the challenge for unlimited rewards by James E Oberg( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and compares the space programs of the U.S. and U.S.S.R
Mission to Mars : plans and concepts for the first manned landing by James E Oberg( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2017 in English and German and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How feasible is a manned Mars flight? How soon will it be possible? How long will it take? What kind of spacecraft will make the journey? What kind of data will be collected? What are the advantages of a manned flight over an unmanned? Mission to Mars discusses these questions and more in this serious, documented treatment of the not-too-distant manned expedition to Mars. The shuttle has proved successful and an enthusiastic boost to American interest in space. But while many laypeople wonder "what's next," scientists are planning what they feel is the next logical step. Drawing on the vast am
New earths : transforming other planets for humanity by James E Oberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

UFOs & outer space mysteries : a sympathetic skeptic's report by James E Oberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New earths : restructuring Earth and other planets by James E Oberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space power theory by James E Oberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China espacial by James E Oberg( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feasibility study and process recommendation for United States Air Force currency transportation mission : "Jingle Runs" by William Hunter( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of this MBA Project was to study the current U.S. Air Force currency transportation process, particularly currency transportation from the United States to Japan and Korea. The goal of this study was to explore ways that might reduce the U.S. Air Force₂s cost burden for currency transportation. These tasks are called ₃Jingle Runs₄, which are performed to meet requirements of all Military Banking Facilities in Japan and Korea. Using modeling and forecasting, this study analyzes the current process against two viable currency transportation alternatives and recommends the most cost efficient alternative
Why the Mars probe went of course by James E Oberg( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

China espacial : China espera convertirse en una nueva potencia espacial by James E Oberg( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autobus interplanetario by James E Oberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Międzyplanetarny autobus by James E Oberg( )

1 edition published in 2000 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Propozycja załogowej wyprawy na Marsa
Missionaries to Mars by James E Oberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New earths by James E Oberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autobùs interplanetario by James E Oberg( )

1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Should the search for life be the primary goal of space exploration in the 21st century?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Panel discusses the future of space exploration, with a special emphasis on the role that the search for life can or should play in this endeavor. Discussion draws heavily upon the lessons learned since the launch of Sputnik, 43 years ago to the day of this presentation
 
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Alternative Names
James Oberg American journalist

James Oberg Amerikaans journalist

James Oberg ingegnere, giornalista e scrittore statunitense

James Oberg journaliste américain

James Oberg periodista estadounidense

James Oberg periodista estatunidenc

Oberg, James E.

Oberg, James E. 1944-

Oberg, James E. (James Edward), 1944-

Oberg, James Edward.

Oberg, James Edward 1944-

Oberg, Jim.

Oberg, Jim 1944-

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