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NASA"s first A

Robert G. Ferguson

NASA"s first A

the first fifty years of aeronautics at NASA

by Robert G. Ferguson

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA History Division, Office of External Relations in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics,
  • United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert G. Ferguson
    SeriesThe NASA history series, NASA SP -- 2012-4412
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL521.312 .F47 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25392162M
    LC Control Number2011029949

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