Terraforming and Space Colonization

A Listmania! list by Arkham71 "Arkham" (Richmond, Virginia USA)
 
Terraforming: Engineering Planetary Environments
1.  Terraforming: Engineering Planetary Environments by Martyn J. Fogg
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  "The definitive book on terraforming."
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New Earths
2.  New Earths by James E. Oberg
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  "Oberg's classic text on terraforming from the early 80's."
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The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must
3.  The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must by Robert Zubrin
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  "This influential book talks at length about traveling to, exploring, and terraforming Mars."
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Entering Space
4.  Entering Space by Robert Zubrin
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  "Zubrin's work which expands on ideas put forth in The Case for Mars, including colinization of the entire solar system."
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The High Frontier: Human Colonies in Space: Apogee Books Space Series 12
5.  The High Frontier: Human Colonies in Space: Apogee Books Space Series 12 by Gerard O'Neill
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  "O'neil's classic and influential work on space colonization."
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Mining The Sky: Untold Riches From The Asteroids, Comets, And Planets (Helix Book)
6.  Mining The Sky: Untold Riches From The Asteroids, Comets, And Planets (Helix Book) by John S. Lewis
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  "This work explores in detail the resources available for space colinization and terraforming."
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The Starflight Handbook: A Pioneer's Guide to Interstellar Travel
7.  The Starflight Handbook: A Pioneer's Guide to Interstellar Travel by Eugene F. Mallove
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  "This books explores practical and theoretical methods of space propulsion, something necessary for interplanetary travel."
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Starsailing: Solar Sails and Interstellar Travel
8.  Starsailing: Solar Sails and Interstellar Travel by Louis Friedman
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  "This book explores the many uses of solar sailing for transporting cargos over interplanetary distances, but also shows that such methods may be impractical for most manned missions."
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Advanced Space Propulsion Systems
9.  Advanced Space Propulsion Systems by Martin Tajmar
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  "Yet another, somewhat more up to date, book on space propulsion systems."
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Islands in the Sky: Bold New Ideas for Colonizing Space
10.  Islands in the Sky: Bold New Ideas for Colonizing Space by Robert Zubrin
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  "An informative book on many levels but the science is fuzzy in places, such as the part about colonizing the Oort cloud..."
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Spacefaring: The Human Dimension
11.  Spacefaring: The Human Dimension by Albert A. Harrison
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  "This book looks at the psychological stresses that space explorers and colonists will have to face."
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