Portraits in Silicon

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Accordingly, von Braun became director of NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center and the chief architect of the Saturn V launch vehicle, the superbooster that would propel Americans to the Moon. The electric guitar, developed for popular music in the United States in the 1930s, usually has a solid, nonresonant body. Critics attack, for example, its assumption that societies are tightly knit, or its image of earlier communities as simple and orderly.

Pages: 350

Publisher: Mit Pr; 1st edition (November 1987)

ISBN: 0262192624


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