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The Men Behind the Space Rockets and Guided Missiles in War and Peace
The Men Behind the Space Rockets and Guided Missiles in War and Peace
By Heinz Gartmann and Nels A. Parson, Jr.
McKay and Harvard University Press, 1956, 185161 pp
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Gartmann's book is a popular history of the development of rockets, largely before the German V-2. The second is a helpful and not particularly technical introduction to guided missiles and their use.