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Willy Ley prophet of the Space Age by Jared S. Buss

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Written in English


  • Rocketry,
  • Biography,
  • Scientists

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Already a highly respected rocket scientist and compatriot of Wernher von Braun, Willy Ley was the author of bestselling books and at the forefront of popular science journalism. But as von Braun came onto center stage with his Saturn rockets, Ley was ostracized and excluded from the limelight by younger historians and scientists. Buss gives us the first full-length biography of Ley, presenting his contribution to modern science and science journalism.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJared S. Buss
LC ClassificationsTL781.85.L49 B87 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 321 pages
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26936851M
ISBN 100813054435
ISBN 109780813054438
LC Control Number2017005527

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