Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Down to Earth

Satellite Technologies, Industries, and Cultures

Down to Earth( )
Editor: Parks, Lisa
Schwoch, James
Publication Date:May 2012
Publisher:Rutgers University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $49.50
Book Description:

Though satellites are now used by a wide array of entertainment, communications, and information technologies, from radio stations to GPS devices, the business of making, launching, and maintaining satellites is still shrouded in mystery. Down to Earth presents the first comprehensive overview of the geopolitical maneuvers, financial investments, scientific innovations, and ideological struggles that take place behind the scenes of this fascinating industry.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / Telecommunications
Technology & Engineering / Social Aspects
Social Science / Media Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 x 2.286 cm
Book Weight:0.35 Kilograms

Featured Books

The Institute
King, Stephen
Paperback: $19.99
Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem
Day, Daniel R.
Paperback: $18.00
The Odyssey

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.