Soft cover illustrated book "From Spaceships to Orbital Stations", 1969, 79pp signed by cosmonauts including G. Titov, Nikolaev, Popovich, Bykovsky, Yegorov, Beregovoi, Feoktistov, Leonov, (first man to perform spacewalk), Kubasov, Volkov (died during the mission on Soyuz-11), Shonin. Also signed by the head of cosmonauts training program N. Kamanin.
The book tells about the Soviet space program, manned spacecraft and orbital stations. It summarizes the major achievements of the Soviet Union in this area, starting with the legendary flight of Yuri Gagarin on the first manned space "Vostok", it tells us about the design and equipment of spacecraft "Vostok", "Voskhod", "Soyuz", space station "Salyut", describes the main results of the performed on them scientific and technical research and experiments. The book describes the first international space flight by Soviet and American astronauts on the program "Soyuz" - "Apollo" , the prospects of human space flight and their importance for the further development of space. Author G.S. Narimanov. Publishing House " Mashinostroenine", There are 17 B&W full page printed photos, and 7 small B&W printed photos. Size of the book is 21.5 cm x 16.5 cm.
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