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Pocketful of Rockets - a book by Eckles, Jim

Pocketful of Rockets

History and Stories Behind White Sands Missile Range

Pocketful of Rockets( )
Author: Eckles, Jim
ISBN:978-1-4927-7350-4
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

An informative and entertaining look at the history of White Sands Missile Range. Not only does the author delve into V-2 rockets, missiles gone astray into Mexico, and the introduction of African oryx, but he also tells how the Apache fought buffalo soldiers there in 1880, how Sheriff Pat Garrett investigated the Albert Fountain murder and how ranchers lived on the parched lands raising both cattle and goats.The history of the first atomic bomb test at Trinity Site is covered in...
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Pages:512
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 11 x 1.16 Inches
Book Weight:3.18 Pounds

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