Oversized hardcover. First American ediiton. 126 pp. with over 150 illustrations including many formerly secret photographs and documents. Introduction by Werner Von Braun. Fine in very good price cliped dust jacket, spine sunned and couple minor faults. The graphic story of the German Army rocket research station at Peenemunde on the coast of the Baltic Sea. It was here that Germany created such secret weapons as the V2 rocket scientiest at the facility also worked on development of propulsion vehicles to explore the moon and into space. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Birth Of The Missile: The Secrets Of ...
Publication Date: 1963
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First American edition.
Book Description George Harrap, 1965. hardback. Condition: Good. The dust jacket is a little tatty. There is light wear to the boards, with minor bumping to the extremes. The page edges have very light tanning. The pages are secure to the binding. There are previous owner details inside the covers. This book is from our pre ISBN stock and is therefore over 50 years old. It will have a general appearance commensurate with its age including age effects to page edges, binding and boards. Dust jacket is absent unless otherwise stated Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not look good on your bookcase after reading and probably not suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Seller Inventory # mon0002003649
Book Description New York: Dutton, 1965., 1965. First US edition, first printing; printed in Britain, so presumably a close match to the British edition. Full red cloth over boards. 126 pages. black-and-white drawings, documents, photos on most pages. 10.6 x 8.2 in. Fine condition in a Fine dust jacket that has long been preserved under a plastic cover. There is a vertical crease to the front free endpaper. A detailed look at the men, both scientific and military, who designed the facility and built the rockets, with a detailed history of the development, trials, failures and successes of the various rockets from 1937 to the last fired in February 1945. Seller Inventory # INV5281
Book Description London, U.K.: George G. Harrap, 1965. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Hard cover. Fine condition. Size approximately 8" x 10 1/2". Many drawings and black and white photographs. Bright price-clipped dust jacket has small tear at bottom edge front dj and slight rubbing at dj spine top with some edgewear. A very nice copy. Seller Inventory # M15693
Book Description E.P. Dutton., New York., 1965. Hardcover. Photograph of OUR copy available upon request. (illustrator). First American edition.. Photograph of OUR copy available upon request. Illustrated. Important reference work. Rare. Ex-libris. Library binding. Marks on spine, discard stamp on end paper. Interior fine. 126 pps. Seller Inventory # 192670
Book Description E. P. Dutton & Company, New York, 1965. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. With an introduction by Wernher von Braun. Translated by T. Schoeters. 126 pages, well illustrated, diagrams, cloth, DJ, 8 by 11 inches, very good. From the dust jacket: "After nearly thirty years' silence, the graphic story of the German Army rocket research station at Peenemunde - the first in the world and the basis for today's space projects - is told in full in this book. The volume combines an authoritative text with a remarkable collection of formerly secret photographs and documents. " ; 126 pages. Seller Inventory # 33220