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Spaceships of the mind

Nigel Calder

Spaceships of the mind

by Nigel Calder

  • 227 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Eng, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Outer space
    • Subjects:
    • Space colonies,
    • Astronautics and civilization,
    • Outer space -- Exploration

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementNigel Calder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL795.7 .C34 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4411325M
      ISBN 100140052313
      LC Control Number79014879
      OCLC/WorldCa5008380

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