The International Space Station

Building for the Future

  • John E. Catchpole

Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Pages 1-28
  3. Pages 109-230
  4. Pages 339-347
  5. Pages 349-352
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 353-389

About this book


A comprehensive, highly readable account of complex, technical, political and human endeavor and a worthy successor to Creating the International Space Station (Springer Praxis, January 2002) by David Harland and John Catchpole. This volume details for the first time the construction and occupation of the International Space Station from 2002 through to 2008, when it should reach American “Core Complete”.


ISS history NASA engineering space space hardware space programs space shuttle spaceflight

Authors and affiliations

  • John E. Catchpole
    • 1
  1. 1.GosportUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Praxis Publishing Ltd, Chichester, UK 2008
  • Publisher Name Praxis
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-78144-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-78145-7
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