Konstantin Tsiolkovsky Brochures

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0015
Creators:
T︠S︡iolkovskiĭ, K. (Konstantin), 1857-1935
Dates:
1930-1932
Languages:
Russian
Physical Description:
0.05 Cubic feet
(1 folder)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of the following three brochures written by Konstantin Tsiolkovsky: 'Stratoplan-Semijet,' 1932; 'Scientific Ethics,' 1930; and 'How to Boost Energy of the Explosion (Heat) Engines,' 1931. These booklets are in the Russian/Cyrillic language.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Konstantin Tsiolkovsky (1857-1935) is regarded in the Soviet Union as the 'father of rocketry' and has been universally recognized for his pioneering work in astronautics-cosmonautics. Tsiolkovsky solved, theoretically, the problem of escape from Earth's gravity, designed multistage rockets, and foresaw interplanetary flights.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Constantine Domashnev, Gift, 2000, 2000-0015, unknown

General
General
NASMrev

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access
Conditions Governing Use
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rockets (Aeronautics) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rocketry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Astronautics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interplanetary voyages Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gravity Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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T︠S︡iolkovskiĭ, K. (Konstantin), 1857-1935 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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