Rocketing from the Galaxy Bazaar

Narasimha, Roddam (1999) Rocketing from the Galaxy Bazaar. Nature, 400. p. 123.

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Abstract: Indian rockets were once the best in the world, and gave the Duke of Wellington a shock he never forgot. But India’s social system prevented such technology from fuelling the kind of scientific revolution seen in the West.
Item Type: Journal Paper
Additional Information: Millennium Essay
Keywords: Indian Rockets, Tippu sultan, Hyder Ali, Rocket Making
Subjects: General > Directors > Roddam Narasimha > Publications
Date Deposited: 27 Oct 2017 10:08
Last Modified: 10 May 2021 10:54
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    DOI: 10.1038/22022

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