Space programms in USSR – photo album (1987)
Title: Space programms in USSR – photo album (1987)
Publisher: USSR, Moscow, “Mashinostroenie”, 1987
Author: Gilberg L.A, Eremenko A.A
Shipping Weight: 2.0kg
Hardcover, 496 pages
Widely covered the most important stages in the development of Soviet space exploration – from KE Tsiolkovsky to the present day. Described in detail the preparation of cosmonauts, the work Mission Control Center, search and rescue complex. We talked about the Soviet cosmodrome Baikonur, Plesetsk and Kapustin Yar, the heroic work of astronauts in Earth orbit. Particular attention is paid to the use of space exploration achievements in the national economy, provides greater detail on Space influence on the development of science and culture, international cooperation in space exploration. The book was created by a large group of Soviet scientists, astronauts, writers, journalists. It is richly illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs, many of which are published for the first time. The book is a popular, affordable wide range of readers, and at the same time rigorously scientific, reasoned the story of Soviet space exploration.