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Written more than twenty years before the first man landed on the moon, this novel fantasies events which lead to this momentous event
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Here is the compelling story of the launching of Prometheus -- Earth's first true spaceship -- and of the men who made it happen.
Chronicler of the greatest space adventure of all time, he was chosen to immortalize the incredible story of the men and their heroic mission.
Sir Robert Derwent:
Direct-General of Interplanetary -- London Headquarters for the international space-flight project -- he was the man who got the mission off the ground and into the pages of history.
The world's leading atomic engineer, he designed the huge ship's drive units and he waited with the rest of the world to see if the project would be a success.
"Clarke Is Mighty Convincing As A Scientific Prophet!"-- Orville Prescott, The New York Times
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Book Description Del Rey. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Condition: Good. 0345293363 5TH PRINTING MAY 1980. COVER HAS READING CREASES ALONG SPINE WITH A LITTLE SHELF WEAR. 179 PAGE TEXT HAS LIGHT WEAR. SCIENCE FICTION. 4.25'' X 7''. WE USE BUBBLE MAILERS. Seller Inventory # Z0345293363Z3
Book Description Del Rey. Condition: Very Good. . Seller Inventory # M07H-00417
Book Description Del Rey Ballantine, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., 1980. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Spine tight and square with faint stress lines noticeable. Few very slight creases or bends in the cover. Pages mostly white or light cream color. Light wear and minor rubbing noticeable on extremities. 5th printing. Stanislaw Fernandes cover. Seller Inventory # 006837
Book Description Del Rey, 1980. Paperback. Condition: Good. 0345293363. Seller Inventory # IM62077
Book Description Del Rey, 1980. Seller Inventory # EA-HDD4-HT61