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Turning dust to gold : building a future on the Moon and Mars
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
Turning dust to gold : building a future on the Moon and Mars
INITIAL_AUTHOR_SRCH:
Benaroya, Haym, 1954-
ISBN:
9781441908704
PERSONAL_AUTHOR:
PHYSICAL_DESC:
xiii, 402 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
GENERAL_NOTE:
Includes bibliographical references and index
CONTENTS:
Go west ... settle space -- A short retrospective of our recent history in space -- Bootstrapping a lunar civilization -- Extraterrestrial tourism -- Lunar bases -- An early design and its construction -- ISRU for construction -- Biological issues -- Getting there -- Science and commerce -- Additional visions -- Mars 2034-2169 -- Issues for the next generation.
AUTHOR:
Benaroya, Haym, 1954-
FORMAT:
Books
LANGUAGE:
English
PUBDATE:
2010
SUBJECT:
Space colonies
Space colonies -- Fiction
Space colonies -- Forecasting
Astronautics and civilization
Space tourism
Moon -- Exploration
Mars (Planet) -- Exploration
PUBLICATION_INFO:
New York : Springer, 2010