Rocket and Spacecraft Propulsion

Principles, Practice and New Developments

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ISBN: 978-3-540-69202-7 (Print) 978-3-540-69203-4 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

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    Pages 1-35

    History and principles of rocket propulsion

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    Pages 37-65

    The thermal rocket engine

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    Pages 67-108

    Liquid propellant rocket engines

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    Pages 109-134

    Solid propellant rocket motors

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    Pages 135-164

    Launch vehicle dynamics

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    Pages 165-217

    Electric propulsion

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    Pages 219-269

    Nuclear propulsion

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    Pages 271-301

    Advanced thermal rockets

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    Pages 303-349

    Human space flight and planetary exploration

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 351-390