Animals in Space

From Research Rockets to the Space Shuttle

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ISBN: 978-0-387-36053-9 (Print) 978-0-387-49678-8 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xlix

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    Pages 1-23

    Taming the rockets: From wrath to research

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    Pages 25-59

    Holloman and the Albert Hall of Fame

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    Pages 61-84

    Pioneers of destiny: The suborbital dog flights

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    Pages 85-119

    High-altitude research

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    Pages 121-141

    Able and Baker lead the way

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    Pages 143-167

    The most famous dog in history

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    Pages 169-201

    Prelude to manned space flight

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    Pages 203-237

    Pioneers in a weightless world

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    Pages 239-275

    Biting the hand

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    Pages 277-305

    Cosmos/Bion: The age of the biosatellites

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    Pages 307-336

    End of an era

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    Pages 337-371

    Shuttling into space

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    Pages 373-374

    Epilogue

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 375-406