“I see Earth! It is so beautiful!’

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Newly released by Bloomsbury, revised and updated account of Yuri Gagarin.

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29 March 2011
12 April sees the 50th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s flight into space, the first human to do so. ESA pays tribute to these five decades of human spaceflight with a collection of articles and interviews on a special website.

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Starman

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The definitive biography of Yuri Gagarin, re-published with new material to coincide with the 50th anniversary of his momentous flight into space.

Praise for Starman

‘Starman was worth writing and is definitely worth reading’
The Daily Telegraph

‘Starman skilfully achieves two distinct objectives: The uncovering of much of the mystery around one of mankind’s finest periods, and a full and respectful acknowledgement that its many great heroes, both sung and unsung, were, first and foremost, human beings’
The Moscow Times

‘A riveting account of Gagarin’s life … Starman brilliantly captures the atmosphere of the time’
The European

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Nighthawk Publishing Book Launch – One Hundred Years of British Naval Aviation

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One Hundred Years of British Naval Aviation
Revised and expanded edition (First edition December 2008), By Ian Johnstone-Bryden

ISBN 1-84280-128-7 More than 270 photographs and drawings 352 pages

The first RN and RM officers began flying training in March 1911 and that marks the start of one hundred years of British naval flight.

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