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Author Wolverton, Mark.

Title The depths of space : the story of the Pioneer planetary probes / Mark Wolverton.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press, [2004]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  629.4354 WOL    TECH SERVICES
Description xiii, 249 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238) and index.
Contents Embarkation -- Reaching into the void -- Something man has never done before -- The sole selection -- Countdown and controversy -- Spring at the Cape -- Twelve generations from Galileo -- Filling in the gaps -- A jewel in the night -- Planet of clouds -- Whispers across the abyss -- Lone survivor.
Subject Pioneer Project.
Jupiter probes.
Space flight to Jupiter.
Jupiter (Planet) -- Exploration.
ISBN 0309090504 hardcover

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