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Romanian Rocketry in the 16th CenturyA medieval manuscript discovered recently in Sibiu, Rumania, is outlined. The manuscript contained important new information on the development and construction of powder rockets. Conrad Haas, the Chief of the Artillery Arsenal in Sibiu from 1529 to 1569, is the author whose work is primarily considered.
Document ID
19770026087
Document Type
Contribution to a larger work
Authors
Elie Carafoli
(Institute of Fluid Mechanics of Toulouse Toulouse, France)
Mihai Nita
(Institute of Fluid Mechanics of Toulouse Toulouse, France)
Date Acquired
August 8, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1976
Publication Information
Publication: Essays on the History of Rocketry and Astronautics: Proceedings of the Third Through the Sixth History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics, Volume 1
Subject Category
Launch Vehicles And Space Vehicles
Meeting Information
Meeting: Sixth History Symposia of the International Academy of Astronautics
Location: Vienna
Country: AT
Start Date: October 13, 1972
Sponsors: International Academy of Astronautics (IAA)
Accession Number
77N33031
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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