Spirit, Opportunity, and the Exploration of the Red PlanetBook - 2005 | 1st ed.
Steve Squyres is the face and voice of NASA's Mars Exploration Rover mission. Squyres dreamed up the mission in 1987, saw it through from conception in 1995 to a successful landing in 2004, and serves as the principal scientist of its $400 million payload. He has gained a rare inside look at what it took for rovers Spirit and Opportunity to land on the red planet in January 2004--and knows firsthand their findings.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2005.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 523.43 S774
Characteristics: x, 422 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.