skip to content
Carrying the fire Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Carrying the fire

Author: Michael Collins
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus Giroux ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The years that have passed since Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins piloted the Apollo 11 spacecraft to the moon in July 1969 have done nothing to alter the fundamental wonder of the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Michael Collins; Michael Collins
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Collins
ISBN: 9780374531942 0374531943
OCLC Number: 339599135
Notes: Previous ed.: 1974.
Description: xxi, 478 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Michael Collins.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Collins tells what his space journeys meant to him as a human being [and] discusses the role of man amid the multitudinous mechanical marvels . . . Profoundly affecting." --"The New Yorker ""Michael Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/339599135> # Carrying the fire
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "339599135" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885318#Place/godalming> ; # Godalming
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885318#Topic/astronauts_united_states> ; # Astronauts--United States
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/158349825> ; # Project Apollo (U.S.)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/84145408> ; # Michael Collins
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/150884266> ; # Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/629.450092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819615> ; # Astronauts
    schema:bookEdition "New ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/84145408> ; # Michael Collins
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1885318> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Carrying the fire"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "478" ;
    schema:productID "339599135" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/339599135#PublicationEvent/new_york_farrar_straus_giroux_godalming_melia_distributor_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885318#Agent/melia_distributor> ; # Melia [distributor]
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885318#Agent/farrar_straus_giroux> ; # Farrar, Straus Giroux
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374531942> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA949382> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/339599135> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885318#Agent/farrar_straus_giroux> # Farrar, Straus Giroux
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Farrar, Straus Giroux" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1885318#Agent/melia_distributor> # Melia [distributor]
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Melia [distributor]" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/819615> # Astronauts
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Astronauts"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/150884266> # Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Apollo 11 (Spacecraft)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/158349825> # Project Apollo (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Project Apollo (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84145408> # Michael Collins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1930" ;
    schema:familyName "Collins" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Collins" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780374531942>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Paperback ;
    schema:isbn "0374531943" ;
    schema:isbn "9780374531942" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.