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Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants

Barnes and Noble

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Ignition!: An Informal History of Liquid Rocket Propellants

This newly reissued debut book in the Rutgers University Press Classics imprint is the story of the search for a rocket propellant which could be trusted to take man into space. This search was a hazardous enterprise carried out by rival labs who worked against the known laws of nature, with no guarantee of success or safety.

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