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Letters From An Astrophysicist

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Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry

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Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

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Cosmos: Possible Worlds

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American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race

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Counting on Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Saved Apollo 13

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