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Jets, rockets, and guided missiles

David C. Cooke

Jets, rockets, and guided missiles

by David C. Cooke

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Published by McBride in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airplanes -- Jet propulsion.,
  • Rockets (Aeronautics)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David C. Cooke and Martin Caidin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL709 .C65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180 p.
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6096514M
    LC Control Number51014932
    OCLC/WorldCa2642071

    use the following search parameters to narrow your results: subreddit:subreddit find submissions in "subreddit" author:username find submissions by "username" site: find . Artist Jack Coggins illustrated several books about rockets and spaceflight, but his reputation rests largely on two books: Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Spaceships () and By Spaceship to.

      Rockets and rocket-propelled, guided missiles are the essential component of any military arsenal. By definition, rockets are unguided and follow the laws of physics and trajectory; whereas.   Guided missiles work by tracking the location of the moving target in space by certain methods (eg. using a radar or following its heat signature), chasing it down and then finally hitting it with accuracy. Guided systems in missiles can be of various types, .

    Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Spaceships By Jack Coggins and Fletcher Pratt Random House, New York LCCN Billed as the "Definitive Reference Guide", US Guided Missiles by Bill Yenne recaps over domestically designed and foreign-sourced missiles in US service. Arranged chronologically, Crecy's comprehensive cast includes stalwarts like Sidewinder, Sparrow, and Atlas. Classics like Snark, Regulus, Nike, Bomarc and Hawk take bows.


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Jets, Rockets and Guided Missiles Hardcover – January 1, by Martin Cadin David Cooke (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Martin Cadin David Cooke. Jets and Missiles: Complete Pictorial and Specifications of the World's Newest Jet Aircraft, Rockets, and Missiles (Trend book ) [Bilimovich, Andy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Jets and Missiles: Complete Pictorial and Specifications of the World's Newest Jet Aircraft, RocketsAuthor: Andy Bilimovich. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cooke, David C. (David Coxe), Jets, rockets, and rockets missiles. New York, McBride [] (OCoLC) From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Powder Rockets Prior to World War II. David Coxe Cooke Snippet view - Jets, rockets, and guided missiles David Coxe Cooke Snippet view. : Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Space Ships: This x inch, unpaginated hardcover book is the apparent first edition of this title inwith this copy being in near fine condition.

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That is to say most people agree that this was the one that started the s publication of children's space flight : John Sisson. I have been reading this book again. It talks about the earliest rockets invented by the Chinese, the first liquid fuel rocket by Robert H Goddard a professor at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts.

It talks about the rockets used in World War 2 including the V-1 and the V Chapter IV talks about American experiments since the war.5/5(1). Guided Missiles Rockets & Torpedoes by Ross, Frank. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book has the distinction that it was the first non-fiction book written for children about manned space flight.

This book was the launch of a multitude of children's/young. Get this from a library. Rockets, jets, guided missiles and space ships. [Jack Coggins; Fletcher Pratt].

Jets, Rockets and Guided Missiles by David C. Cooke and Martin Caidin. Published by the McBride Company, New York, Very good, first edition book in very good dust jacket. Light blue cloth covered boards with maroon lettering on spine.

Extremities a bit sunned. Several scuffs on lower right corner of front board Rating: % positive. Rocket and missile system, any of a variety of weapons systems that deliver explosive warheads to their targets by means of rocket propulsion.

Rocket is a general term used broadly to describe a variety of jet-propelled missiles in which forward motion results from reaction to the rearward ejection of matter (usually hot gases) at high velocity. The propulsive jet of gases usually consists of. For those who have abandoned Captain Video for the science shelf, a high-powered, tightly-packed account of the history of the rocket and space ship with spectacular illustrations in full color by Jack Coggins.

With a laminated picture-book format, which seems to be a successful pull from the comics, the book contains some unusual and difficult information about the history, physics, and. Published in the UK as: The Complete Book of Space: Rockets, Interplanetary Travel, Spaceships, Jets, Guided Missiles.

This is another of those space items that is a little hard to describe. It is a play activity book with short factual essays, games, picture puzzles, quizzes and : John Sisson. - The art of Jack Coggins from the book Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles & Space Ships Stay safe and healthy.

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Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Space Ships by Coggins, Jack & Fletcher Pratt (Ill. by Jack Coggins) COVID Update Biblio is open and shipping orders.

Nonfiction Title: Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Space Ships • nonfiction by Jack Coggins and Fletcher Pratt Contents (view Concise Listing) Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Space Ships • interior artwork by Jack Coggins; 1 • Introduction (Rockets, Jets, Guided Missiles and Space Ships) •.

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