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The case for Mars

the plan to settle the red planet and why we must

by Robert Zubrin

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Published by The Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mars (Planet)
    • Subjects:
    • Life on other planets.,
    • Space colonies.,
    • Mars (Planet)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Zubrin with Richard Wagner.
      ContributionsWagner, Richard, 1953-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB641 .Z83 1996
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardcover
      Paginationxxi, 328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL988391M
      ISBN 100684827573
      LC Control Number96026560

        Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index Mars direct -- From Kepler to the space age -- Finding a plan -- Getting there -- Killing the dragons, avoiding the sirens -- Exploring Mars -- Building the base on Mars -- The colonization of Mars -- Terraforming Mars -- The view from earth -- Epilogue: the significance of the Martian frontierPages:   NSS Amazon link for this book Format: Hardcover/Kindle Pages: Publisher: Prometheus Books Date: May Retail Price: $/$ ISBN: Space luminary Robert Zubrin has just released The Case for Space, a book that expands the motif of his seminal The Case for Mars throughout the solar system. While the founder and.

        Robert Zubrin provides a blueprint for settling the red planet in The Case for Mars, laying out how we can get there, establish camps and harvest energy, oxygen and food from the materials we find. The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must by Robert Zubrin, Richard Wagner (November ) The Case for Mars is not a vision for the far future or one that will cost us impossible billions. It explains step-by-step how we can use present-day technology to send humans to Mars within ten years; actually produce fuel.

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