Chapter 1: Goddard's First Forty: The Quest to Learn.
Chapter 2: A Place for Science.
Chapter 3: The Tools.
Chapter 4: Exploring the Heavens.
Chapter 5: Exploring the Earth.
Chapter 6: The Endless Frontier.
Appendix A: Glossary of Acronyms.
Appendix B: Goddard Launches.
Appendix C: Directors of the Goddard Space Flight Center 1959-1998.
The NASA History Series.
About the Author.
On the cover:
Spaceship Earth rushes through the galaxy ferrying its inhabitants into the future. Forty stellar years of exploration and science by Goddard Space Flight Center, looking both outward and back at Earth, helps humankind understand the planet's mission and theirs as passengers.
Artwork by Pat Rawlings, Space Artist and
Conceptual Designer, SAIC