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Robert Goddard: father of the space age.

Charles Spain Verral

Robert Goddard: father of the space age.

Illustrated by Paul Frame

by Charles Spain Verral

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N. J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goddard, Robert Hutchings, -- 1882-1945

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesP-H junior research books, P-H junior research books
    ContributionsFrame, Paul
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22788433M


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