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Rocket men : the epic story of the first men on the moon

by Craig Nelson

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Don't Know Much About History   (2010-09-10)

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by ThomasFrieling

Despite the glowing reviews Nelson's Rocket Men received in the mainstream and trade press, it is a failed attempt at history, riddled with errors, non-sequiturs, and just plain mis-understandings of his subject.

For a more detailed discussion of this train wreck of a book and a discussion of what's gone wrong with the book reviewing process go to the link below for my brief article on the Space Review website:

"Don't Know Much About History:  Setting the Record Straight on Rocket Men"

http://www.thespacereview.com/article/1632/1

 

tfrielin@uga.edu




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