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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • O"Neill, Gerard K. -- Juvenile literature.,
  • O"Neill, Gerard K.,
  • Space colonies -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Space colonies.

Book details:

About the Edition

Discusses a space-colonization program being developed by physicist Gerald K. O"Neill which includes complete living and industrial facilities operating on solar energy.

Edition Notes

StatementFrederic Golden ; illustrated with photographs and with drawings by Kiyo Komoda.
ContributionsKomoda, Kiyoaki.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTL795.7 .G64
The Physical Object
Pagination145 p. :
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4901940M
ISBN 100152194002
LC Control Number76046784
OCLC/WorldCa2798378

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