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X-15 diary

Richard Tregaskis

X-15 diary

the story of America"s first space ship

by Richard Tregaskis

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • X-15 (Rocket aircraft),
  • Aerodynamics, Hypersonic -- Research -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard Tregaskis ; foreword by Scott Crossfield.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL789.8.U6 T74 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination317 p. :
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17168013M
    ISBN 100803294565
    LC Control Number2004007734

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