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Wednesday’s Book Review: “New Lands, New Men”


New Lands, New Men: America and the Second Great Age of Discovery. By William H. Goetzmann. New York: Viking Penguin, 1986. William H. Goetzmann, long of the University of Texas, has been a star in the study of the history … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Atmospheric Science at NASA”


Atmospheric Science at NASA: A History. By Erik M. Conway. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. Acknowledgments, list of abbreviations, illustrations, notes, index. ISBN: 9780801889844. Hardcover with dustjacket. 416 pp. $57.00 USD. During the first decade of the Space … Continue reading

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