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Furniss, Tim

Overview
Works: 71 works in 194 publications in 5 languages and 6,909 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Miscellanea  Biography  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QB500.22, 520
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tim Furniss
Manned spaceflight log by Tim Furniss( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of space exploration by Tim Furniss( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of human interest in and exploration of our solar system and the universe beyond
Space by Sue Becklake( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines current space technology such as satellite systems, space probes, and the space shuttle and explores future possibilities in planetary exploration and the establishment of permanent space stations
A history of space exploration and its future-- by Tim Furniss( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the hightlights of space exploration throughout history, from the first liquid-propelled rocket to the most recent unmanned trips to other planets
Space rocket by Tim Furniss( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses the problems of getting machinery and people into space, dealing with weightlessness, radiation, and other problems while in space, and returning to earth
Space flight : the records by Tim Furniss( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sun by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the composition and behavior of the sun, our nearest star
The moon by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the composition, movements, eclipses, and exploration of the moon, as well as various theories about its formation
The earth by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the climate, rotation, and behavior of the Earth, as well as its place in the solar system
The solar system by Tim Furniss( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the solar system and the planets in it, describing their location, characteristics, and moons
Our future in space by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys achievements in space exploration since the launching of Sputnik in 1957, including how satellites transmit information from space, the activities of space probes such as Voyager, and the future possibilities of establishing permanent space stations
The first men on the moon by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the development of the Apollo spacecraft which succeeded in landing men on the moon in 1969
Journey through space by Tim Furniss( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spacecraft by Tim Furniss( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about various spacecraft and machines developed to explore outer space, from Sputnik to the International Space Station
One giant leap : the extraordinary story of the moon landings by Tim Furniss( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes man's first landing on the moon, later moon walks in Project Apollo, and the importance of these missions to our exploration of space
Let's look at outer space by Tim Furniss( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exploitation of space by Tim Furniss( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how nations are misusing space through the dumping of debris and the development of space weapons. Also explores the benefits and high costs of space research
One small step by Tim Furniss( Book )

6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the space shuttle by Tim Furniss( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praxis manned spaceflight log, 1961-2006 by Tim Furniss( Book )

10 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En fortegnelse over og kort beskrivelse af bemandede rumflyvninger i perioden 1961-2006
 
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Atlas of space exploration
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A history of space exploration and its future--The sunThe moonThe earthThe solar systemSpacecraftOne giant leap : the extraordinary story of the moon landingsPraxis manned spaceflight log, 1961-2006