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Digital Apollo : human and machine in six lunar landings

Author: David A Mindell
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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How human pilots and automated systems worked together to achieve the ultimate in flight--the lunar landings of NASA's Apollo program.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David A Mindell
ISBN: 9780262134972 0262134977
OCLC Number: 226116064
Awards: Winner of Winner, 2008 Eugene M. Emme Astronautical Literature Award, given by the American Astronautical Society 2008
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: David A. Mindell.

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The book is a refreshing reminder that it is still possible to uncover new stories about the early years of the American space program. -- <b>Dwayne A. Day</b> * <i>Air & Space Read more...

 
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