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1929 Hermann Oberth.... early rockets.....



Item # 648020

November 23, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 23, 1929

* Hermann Oberth
* Early rockets - rocketry
* Space travel - Moon & more

Page 9 has small one column headings: "Will Shoot Rocket Soon" "German Professor to Attempt Projection Into the Stratosphere" (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 4 pages, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

source: wikipedia: Hermann Julius Oberth (25 June 1894 – 28 December 1989) was a Transylvania-born German-Hungarian physicist and engineer of Saxon (mostly) ancestry, who along with the Russian Konstantin Tsiolkovsky and the American Robert H. Goddard, was one of the founding fathers of rocketry and astronautics. The three never were active collaborators, and in fact, never knew one another: instead, their parallel achievements occurred independently of one another.

Category: The 20th Century

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