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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.
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Elie Carafoli
(Institute of Fluid Mechanics of Toulouse Toulouse, France)
Nita, Mihai
(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
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Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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