xxii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
TL873 .F74 2000
"Published in association with Praxis Publishing, Chichester, UK".
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. -251) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Skylab sets the stage Americans and Russians on Mir Growing food in space A biorevolution through tissue engineering Space crystals fight against disease The lessons learned from Mir Science on an international space laboratory Appendix 1. American long-duration missions on Mir Appendix 2. Psychological support of American astronauts on Mir Appendix 3. Scientific investigations on Mir.
Springer-Praxis books in astronomy and space sciences.