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Foundations of Space Biology and Medicine. Joint USA/USSR Publication.

By: CALVIN, Melvin, & Oleg G. GAZENKO (eds.).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C.:, NASA, 1975.: 1975

Seller ID: S7656

3 Parts in 4 volumes. 4to. Various paginations. Photos (some color), figs., tables, indexes. Gilt stamped beige cloth, dust jacket; jacket extremities slightly rubbed, else fine. FIRST EDITION. Comprehensive review of medical and biological research in space, produced by both America and the USSR. Replete with articles and illustrations, as well as many photos (some color). Melvin Ellis Calvin (1911–1997), born in St. Paul, Minnesota, the son of Russian Jewish immigrants, "was an American chemist most famed for discovering the Calvin cycle along with Andrew Benson and James Bassham... View more info