TITLE

Arrows of fire

AUTHOR(S)
Day, Nancy
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Odyssey;Oct96, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents historical information on the uses and development of rockets. Chinese' discovery of a simple form of gunpowder that gave way to the development of rockets; Development of the step rocket, a multistaged system for sending fireworks into the sky, by German Johann Schmidlap; Use of rockets as weapons of war.
ACCESSION #
9610161140

 

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