For those interested in further details on the projects described on this site, here is a brief bibliography for further reading. They will delve into their topics in much greater depth than can be done on an internet site.

Ashford, D. Spaceflight Revolution

London: Imperial College Press, 2003. ISBN 186094325X

Budd, R, Gummett, P. (et. al), Cold War, Hot Science: Applied Research in Britain's Defence Laboratories 1945-1990.
London: Science Museum, 2002. ISBN 1900747472

Cocroft, W. D. and Thomas, R..J.C. Cold War: Building for Nuclear Confrontation 1946-89
Swindon: English Heritage Publications, 2005. ISBN 1873592817

Hill, C.N. A Vertical Empire: The History of the UK Rocket and Space Programme, 1950-1971
London: Imperial College Press, 2001. ISBN 1860942687

Martin, C.H. De Havilland Blue Streak.
London: British Interplanetary Society, 2004. ISBN 0950659770

Millard, D. Black Arrow Rocket: A History of a Satellite Launch Vehicle and Its Engines.
London: Science Museum, 2001. ISBN 1900747413

Spufford, F. The Backroom Boys: The Secret Return of the British Boffin.
London: Faber and Faber, 2004. ISBN 0571214975

Tagg, A.E. and Wheeler, R. L. From Sea to Air.
Newport, I.o.W.: Crossprint, 1989. ISBN 0950973939

Books out of print.

There are many excellent internet sources for out of print books. Most of those listed below can be found from

Morton, P. Fire Across the Desert: Woomera and the Anglo-Australian Joint Project 1946-1980
Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service:, 1989. ISBN 0644060689

Southall, I. Woomera.
Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1962. ISBN B0000CLLIO

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