A History of the Italian Space Adventure [E-Book] : Pioneers and Achievements from the XIVth Century to the Present / by Giovanni Caprara.
Caprara, Giovanni, (author)
1st edition 2020.
Cham : Springer, 2020
XIV, 390 pages 149 illustrations, 101 illustrations in color (online resource)
englisch
9783319739878
10.1007/978-3-319-73987-8
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • introduction
  • 1 The "rocket" word appear for the first time in Venice
  • 2 The XIX Century, the "razzieri" of Sabaudo kingdom and Due Sicilie Kingdom
  • 3 Pioneers and visionaries of the XX Century
  • 4 The first Italian rockets and two German scientist in Italy
  • 5 The African adventure of professor Luigi Broglio
  • 6 Italy in Europe and in the world of space telecommunications
  • 7 From Sirio satellite for telecommunications to national space program
  • 8 The Italian Space Agency, the Italian astronauts, many satellites and Euro-Italian rocket Vega
  • Bibliography
  • Index of names
  • Credits. .