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Title Space : a visual history.

Publication Info. San Francisco, Calif. : Sumeria, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  CD-ROM 387.8 SPACE WIN/MAC    Check Shelf
Edition Second edition Hybrid CD-ROM.
Description 1 computer optical disc : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title and ed. statement from disc surface.
"Hybrid CD-ROM hybrid format for Macintosh and Windows"--Container.
Will not support Windows 3.1 or Macintosh 8600 machines per "Read Me" file. System requirements from "Read Me" file of CD-ROM are different from the container.
Original text by Anthony R. Curtis.
Contents Missions: Mercury 1959-1963, Gemini 1964-1966, Apollo/Soyuz, 1964-1975, Skylab 1973, Space shuttles 1981-present -- Space science and technology: International space station, Space-based science, Satellite development, Life in space, Space suits, Space walks -- Time line -- Index to movies.
Summary Almanac of American space missions with over 90 min. of narrated QuickTime movies featuring selections from NASA's film archives. Includes space-based science experiments, life in zero gravity, mission histories, satellite deployment, future space stations and time lines.
System Details System requirements for Macintosh: System 7 or later and a Power Macintosh; 16 MB or more of RAM; 13 in. monitor (thousands of color or better); CD-ROM drive with a sustained transfer rate of 150 Kbps or better.
System requirements for Windows: CPU with 386/33MHz or higher processor; 16 MB of available RAM; Windows 3.1; soundcard; VGA+ display (High color (16 bit) or better at 640 x 480 resolution); CD-ROM drive with a sustained transfer rate of 150 Kpbs or better.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Astronautics -- United States -- History -- Interactive multimedia.
Manned space flight -- History -- Interactive multimedia.
Space stations -- Interactive multimedia.
Artificial satellites -- Interactive multimedia.
Rockets (Aeronautics) -- Interactive multimedia.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Interactive multimedia.
Solar system -- Interactive multimedia.
Added Author Curtis, Anthony R., 1940-2015
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
Sumeria, Inc.
Note Title on container: Space : a visual history of manned spaceflight
Added Title Visual history of manned spaceflight
Standard No. 768341505058
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