Background of Rocketry
Traces the various methods of propulsion. Explains the development of jet propulsion by the Chinese in 1232. Relates the history of the use of rocker power to the age of firearms. Shows how the rocket became an important weapon at sea because of the flammable nature of the ships. Surveys the actualities and dreams of rocketry throughout its development. (New Mexico College of A. & M.A.) Film.
The Physical Science Laboratory of New Mexico College of A. and M.A.; Dr. Russell K. Sherburne; Paul Rader; Fred Lawrence; Joe La Covic
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Educational; Historical; Aviation
Rocketry ; Jet propulsion.
National Educational Television
IUL Moving Image Archive
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- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 film reel sound,black and white/monochrome; 16 mm
- Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7834359; Other: GR00401817; MDPI Barcode: 40000003265024
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