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Preludes to U.S. Space-Launch Vehicle TechnologyGoddard Rockets to Minuteman III$
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J.D Hunley

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780813031774

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: September 2011

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9780813031774.001.0001

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Preludes to U.S. Space-Launch Vehicle Technology
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J. D. Hunley

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University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813031774.003.0011

This chapter summarizes the discussions in the preceding chapters. This book has followed the history of rocket technology, especially missile technology, from its early beginnings in the research and writings of Robert Goddard and Hermann Oberth through the development of the Minuteman missile. Among the themes that emerged is the diversity of contributors to rocket technology in America, the empirical nature of rocket development, and the significance of technology transfer.

Keywords:   rocket technology, rocket development, missile development, Robert Goddard, Hermann Oberth, technology transfer

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