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Apollo and the moon

Franklyn M. Branley

Apollo and the moon

by Franklyn M. Branley

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Published by Published for the American Museum-Hayden Planetarium by the Natural History Press in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Moon.
    • Subjects:
    • Space flight to the moon.,
    • Moon.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p.32.

      Statementby Franklyn M. Branley.
      SeriesAstronomy highlights
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB581 .B68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p.
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5914961M
      LC Control Number64017457
      OCLC/WorldCa3314665

      When Apollo 11 touched down on the Moon’s surface in , the first man on the Moon became a legend. In First Man, author James R. Hansen explores the life of Neil on over 50 hours of interviews with the intensely private Armstrong, who also gave Hansen exclusive access to private documents and family sources, this "magnificent panorama of the second half of the American. The full story of Apollo 8 has never been told, and only Jeffrey Kluger—Jim Lovell’s co-author on their bestselling book about Apollo 13—can do it justice. Here is the tale of a mission that was both a calculated risk and a wild crapshoot, a stirring account of how three American heroes forever changed our view of the home by: 1.

      Apollo and the moon. Garden City, N.Y., Published for the American Museum-Hayden Planetarium by the Natural History Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Franklyn M Branley. Apollo, Moon-landing project conducted by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in the s and ’70s. The project reached its goal with the July landing of Apollo 11 on the Moon. Learn more about the history of the Apollo program in this article.

        This book is the true "diamond-in-the-rough". With so many re-issues of material from the manned space program and specifically Apollo, it's hard to imagine that this book isn't re-issued again and again! This book (along with Andrew Chaiken's Man on the Moon and Jim Lovell's Lost Moon) is by far the definitive account of the Apollo by: Tracking Apollo to the Moon. Authors: Lindsay, Hamish Free Preview. Probably the most complete, detailed book about the Apollo program; Written by someone who worked on Mercury, Gemini and Apollo - Neil Armstrong himself edited parts of the book, and Chris Kraft (chief mission flight controller for all the Apollo missions) wrote the foreword Brand: Springer-Verlag London.


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