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A man on the moon : the voyages of the Apollo astronauts

Author: Andrew Chaikin
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on interviews with each of the twenty-four moon voyagers, Chaikin presents the story of the Apollo missions.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Chaikin
ISBN: 0670814466 9780670814466
OCLC Number: 29548704
Description: xv, 670 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: "Fire in the cockpit!" --
The office --
First around the moon (Apollo 8) --
"Before this decade is out" --
The first lunar landing (Apollo 11) --
Sailors on the ocean of storms (Apollo 12) --
The crown of an astronaut's career (Apollo 13) --
The story of a full-up mission (Apollo 14) --
The scientist --
A fire to be lighted --
To the mountains of the moon (Apollo 15) --
The unexpected moon (Apollo 16) --
The last men on the moon (Apollo 17) --
Epilogue: the audiences of the moon.
Responsibility: Andrew Chaikin.

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Based on interviews with each of the twenty-four moon voyagers, Chaikin presents the story of the Apollo missions.

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