Reaching for the High Frontier: The American Pro-Space Movement, 1972-84

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REACHING FOR THE HIGH FRONTIER
The American Pro-Space Movement, 1972-84

Michael A. G. Michaud Foreword by Joseph P. Allen

PRAEGER New York Westport, Connecticut London

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Reaching for the High Frontier: The American Pro-Space Movement, 1972-84
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • List of Tables xii
  • List of Figures xiii
  • Foreword xv
  • Preface xvii
  • List of Acronyms xxv
  • Part I - Formation 1
  • 1 - The Space Dream: Realized, Threatened 3
  • 2 - Conventional Responses 22
  • 3 - The Beginnings of the New Space Movement 39
  • 4 - The Big Idea 57
  • 5 - O'Neill's Children 81
  • 6 - The New Demographics of Space 103
  • 7 - Science Fiction, Science Fact, and Space 122
  • 8 - The Space Group Boom 137
  • 9 - Organizing for Politics 162
  • Part II - Issues 185
  • 10 - Scientists, Citizens, and Space 187
  • 11 - Eagles and Doves 214
  • 12 - Space Commercialization and the New Entrepreneurs 246
  • 13 - The Space Station Decision 271
  • Part III - Summing Up 289
  • 14 - Conclusion 291
  • 15 - Epilogue and Future 321
  • Appendix a American Space Interest Groups 343
  • Appendix B the British Interplanetary Society 350
  • Notes 355
  • Appendix B 408
  • Bibliography 409
  • Index 421
  • About the Author 436
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