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NASA Skylab 1969 to 1979 (all modules) : owners' workshop manual : an insight into the history, design, development and operation of the first US manned space station / David Baker.

By: Baker, David, 1944-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Owners workshop manual: ; Haynes owners workshop manual: Publisher: Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, England : Haynes Publishing, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 204 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 28 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1785210653; 9781785210655.Subject(s): Skylab Program | Space stations -- Design and construction | Space stations -- United States -- HistoryDDC classification: 629.442 Summary: Skylab has a fascination among space professionals and enthusiasts alike and a book on the engineering and design of this space station has been argued for in blogs and chat rooms for many years. No other book has yet been published which describes the technical, design and engineering details of how Skylab was built and operated. There have been several biographies by astronauts relating their experiences on Skylab missions, but no comparable book on the technical aspects of this extraordinary programme.
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Skylab has a fascination among space professionals and enthusiasts alike and a book on the engineering and design of this space station has been argued for in blogs and chat rooms for many years. No other book has yet been published which describes the technical, design and engineering details of how Skylab was built and operated. There have been several biographies by astronauts relating their experiences on Skylab missions, but no comparable book on the technical aspects of this extraordinary programme.

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Skylab has a fascination among space professionals and enthusiasts alike and a book on the engineering and design of this space station has been argued for in blogs and chat rooms for many years. No other book has yet been published which describes the technical, design and engineering details of how Skylab was built and operated. There have been several biographies by astronauts relating their experiences on Skylab missions, but no comparable book on the technical aspects of this extraordinary programme.