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A Reference Guide to the Soviet Superbooster

by Matt Johnson, Nick Stevens, Alexander Shliadinsky, Igor Bezyaev, Vladimir Antipov
  • 235 pages on 80# coated stock
  • 8½” x 11”, w/durable Smyth-sewn hardcover binding
  • Over 400 photographs and illustrations, most in color
  • Over 100 pages of detailed data drawings showing interiors and exteriors of all the stages and assemblies
  • ISBN 978-0-9899914-0-7
  • Includes 5 fold out drawings of N1 details, 3 shown here.


Three years in the making by an international team of experts in Russia, England and the US. This gorgeous 235 page, full color, hardcover volume contains the complete history of the N-1 from its origins as a booster for missions to Mars and Venus to the abrupt change with a directive from the highest levels of Soviet government to “beat the Americans to the moon!”



PART I – History and Specifications


Chapter 1

The N-1 Story: A Brief History
Chapter 2
Specifications and Clarifications Regarding the N-1
Chapter 3
The N1-L3 Moon Mission Profile
Chapter 4
The N-1 for Mars and Venus

PART II – Detailed Descriptions and Renderings


Chapter 5

The Story of the N-1 Diagram. Part 1: Developing the Diagram
Chapter 6
The Story of the N-1 Diagram. Part 2: Differences in Design between N1-3L thru N1-7L
Chapter 7
N-1 Reference Guide: Detailed Documentation
Chapter 8
N-1 Reference Guide: N1-3L Block A
Chapter 9
N-1 Reference Guide: N1-3L Block B
Chapter 10
N-1 Reference Guide: N1-3L Block V
Chapter 11
N1-L3 Complex Reference Guide
Chapter 12
N1-L3 Fairing/LES Reference Guide
Chapter 13
N-1 Launch Complex
Appendix A
The L3 Moon Mission Renderings by Nick Stevens
Appendix B
The N-1 Medal
Appendix C
Tower Rail Carriage Design Details
Appendix D
Author Bios

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