Album of Spaceflight (Space Book)
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Album of Spaceflight (Space Book) by Tom McGowen

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Published by Childrens Pr .
Written in English


  • Juvenile literature,
  • Space flight,
  • Children: Babies & Toddlers

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatSchool & Library Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9386380M
ISBN 100516098799
ISBN 109780516098791

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The Space Book is an album by American jazz saxophonist Booker Ervin featuring performances recorded in for the Prestige label, with his quartet including Jaki Byard on piano, Richard Davis on bass, and Alan Dawson on drums. 1 Reception 2 Track listing 3 PersonnelGenre: Jazz. Explore releases from the Spaceflight Records label. Discover what's missing in your discography and shop for Spaceflight Records releases. Seeking Major Tom is the fourth studio album by William was released Octo in the US by Cleopatra Records. The album features many noted musicians, including Sheryl Crow, John Wetton, Patrick Moraz, Ritchie Blackmore, Alan Parsons, Peter Frampton, Warren Haynes, Nick Valensi, Zakk Wylde, Mike Inez, Chris Adler, Steve Hillage, Steve Howe, Michael Schenker, Dave Davies Genre: Rock, spoken word.   Additionally, the new edition includes pictures of covers and dust jackets of many of the works described, which provides a wonderful iconography of early space art. For early publications on rocketry and spaceflight, this book is the Brockett for the space age.” You can read more about Ciancone’s collection in our fall issue.