The Epic Battle Between America and the Soviet Union for Dominion of Space
ISBN10: 0061176281 ISBN13: 9780061176289 Publisher: Perennial Published: Jul 1 2007 Pages: 400 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.25" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
From the author of Dreams of Iron and Steel comes a fascinating account of the competition between the Americans and Soviets for control of outer space, focusing on two brilliant and ambitious scientists--Wernher von Braun and Sergei Korolev--who fueled it. Reprint.