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The Resource Rocket billionaires : Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race, Tim Fernholz

Rocket billionaires : Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race, Tim Fernholz

Label
Rocket billionaires : Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race
Title
Rocket billionaires
Title remainder
Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race
Statement of responsibility
Tim Fernholz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the major players and corporations who are all competing in the new "space race" to colonize the Moon, send civilians into space, or send humans to Mars
Summary
A dramatic business narrative about the new "race for space," focusing on Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the other major players and corporations who are all desperately competing to either colonize the moon, send civilians into space, or be the first to land a space ship (or human being) on the surface of Mars
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10657353
Cataloging source
DLC
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Fernholz, Tim
Dewey number
338.7/6294092273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9711.75.U62
LC item number
F47 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musk, Elon
  • Bezos, Jeffrey
  • Space industrialization
  • Outer space
  • Astronautics
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race
Label
Rocket billionaires : Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race, Tim Fernholz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Space race -- The rocket-industrial complex -- The rocket monopoly -- The Internet guy -- Friday afternoon space club -- The tyranny of the rocket -- Never a straight answer -- A method of reaching extreme altitudes -- Test as we fly -- Change versus more of the same -- Capture the flag -- Space race 2.0 -- Reduce, reuse, recycle -- Pushing the envelope -- Rocket billionaires -- Beyond earth orbit -- Epilogue: a spacefaring civilization
Control code
ocn994318510
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 281 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781328662231
Lccn
2017061481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)994318510
Label
Rocket billionaires : Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the new space race, Tim Fernholz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Space race -- The rocket-industrial complex -- The rocket monopoly -- The Internet guy -- Friday afternoon space club -- The tyranny of the rocket -- Never a straight answer -- A method of reaching extreme altitudes -- Test as we fly -- Change versus more of the same -- Capture the flag -- Space race 2.0 -- Reduce, reuse, recycle -- Pushing the envelope -- Rocket billionaires -- Beyond earth orbit -- Epilogue: a spacefaring civilization
Control code
ocn994318510
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 281 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781328662231
Lccn
2017061481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)994318510

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