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Exploring the planets: a memoir

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This book is an informal, semi-autobiographical history, from the particular viewpoint of someone who was involved, of the exploration of the Solar System using spacecraft. The author is a Northumbrian, a Liverpudlian, a Californian, and an Oxford Don with half a century of experience of devising and deploying experiments to study the Earth and the planets, moons, and small bodies of the Solar System. Along with memories and anecdotes about his experiences as a participant in the space progra...

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Published
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Reviewed (other)

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10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199671595.001.0001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Atmos Ocean & Planet Physics
Oxford college:
Jesus College
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Author
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Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Publication date:
2016-03-24
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ISBN:
9780199671595
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1173919
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pubs:1173919
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2021-04-27

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