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Mars beckons: the mysteries, the challenges, the expectations of our next great adventure in space

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Knopf,
Pub. Date:
1990.
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1st ed.
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English
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A Pulitzer Prize-winning science writer traverses the vast physical and cognitive distances between earth and Mars, offering an informed vision of the future of Martian exploration. "Mars Beckons" is a fascinating synthesis of myth, history, politics, and high technology, written with the momentum of a grand adventure story.
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9780394583594
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Full title mars beckons the mysteries the challenges the expectations of our next great adventure in space
Author wilford john noble
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subject_facet Life on other planets, Mars (Planet), Mars (Planet) -- Exploration
title_display Mars beckons : the mysteries, the challenges, the expectations of our next great adventure in space
title_full Mars beckons : the mysteries, the challenges, the expectations of our next great adventure in space / by John Noble Wilford
title_short Mars beckons :
title_sub the mysteries, the challenges, the expectations of our next great adventure in space
topic_facet Exploration, Life on other planets