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Kaluga's Rocket Scientist

Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov


Sept/Oct 2007
Russian Calendar
Page 23   ( 3 pages)


Summary: Konstantin Tsiolkovsky was the father of Russian space travel. A quirky, half-deaf teacher, he inspired generations with his idealistic views of the age to come.


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