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Large group of books on Mars and Space Travel  

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Large group of books on Mars, Rocketry, Space Travel, etc.


Various places


Various dates


Includes the following books on Mars and its exploration published by NASA:

  • Glasstone. The Book of Mars. Red cloth. (2 copies). NASA SP-179. 1968.
  • Mariner-Mars 1969. A Preliminary Report. Wrappers. NASA SP-225. 1969.
  • Collins. The Mariner 6 and 7 Pictures of Mars. Red cloth. NASA SP-263. 1971.
  • Hartmann. The New Mars: The Discoveries of Mariner 9. Green cloth. NASA SP-337. 1974.
  • Corliss. The Viking Mission to Mars. Wrappers. NASA SP-334. 1975.
  • The Martian Landscape by the Viking Lander Imaging Team. Brown cloth. NAPA SP-425. 1978.
  • Dunne. The Voyage of Mariner 10. Black cloth. NASA SP-424. 1978.
  • Spitzer. Viking Orbiter Views of Mars. Green cloth. (2 copies). NASA SP-441. 1980.
  • Ezell. On Mars: Exploration of the Red Planet, 1958-1978. Wrappers. NASA SP-4212 1984.
  • Viking: The Exploration of Mars. Wrappers. NASA EP-208. 1984.
  • Also, an assortment of NASA issued photo-lithographs, etc.

Additionally included are a number of commercially published books on rocketry, space exploration and travel, etc.

Also included:

  • Goddard, Robert H. Rocket Development. Blue cloth. 1948.
  • Kaplan, Joseph. Across the Space Frontier. Boards, jacket. 1952.
  • Von Braun, Wernher. Conquest of the Moon. Green cloth, jacket. 1953.
  • Richardson, Robert. Exploring Mars. Cloth, jacket. [1954].
  • Webb, Wells Alan. Mars, The New Frontier, Lowell's Hypothesis. Cloth, jacket. [1956].
  • Gallant, Roy. Exploring Mars. Pictorial boards, jacket. [1956].
  • Ley, Willy and Wernher von Braun. The Exploration of Mars. Green cloth. 1956. (2 copies).
  • Bowman, Norman. The Handbook of Rockets and Guided Missiles. Blue cloth. Signed by the author. 1957
  • Levitt, I.M. A Space Traveller's Guide to Mars. Boards, jacket. 1957.
  • Ley, Willy. The Conquest of Space. Blue cloth, jacket. 1959.
  • Brinley, Bertrand. Rocket Manual for Amateurs. Wrappers. [1960].
  • Von Braun, Wernher. History of Rocketry & Space Travel. Mission leather. [1966].
  • Bradbury, Ray, et al. Mars and the Mind of Man. Red cloth, jacket. [1973].
  • Burgess, Eric. To the Red Planet. Black cloth, jacket. 1978.
  • Zubrin, Robert. The Case for Mars. Boards, jacket. [1996].
  • Mitchell, Edgar. The Way of the Explorer. Boards, jacket. Signed by the author. [1996].
  • DiGregorio, Barry. Mars, The Living Planet. Cloth, jacket. [1997].
  • Zubrin, Robert. The Case for Mars. Wrappers. Reprint. [1997].
  • Hancock, Graham. The Mars Mystery. Boards, jacket. [1998].
  • Raeburn, Paul. Uncovering the Secrets of the Red Planet. Boards, jacket. [1998].
  • Wunsch, Susi. The Adventures of Sojourner. Wrappers. [1998].
  • Hartmann, WIlliam. A Traveler's Guide to Mars. Wrappers. [2003].

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