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Sex on the moon : the amazing true story behind the most audacious heist in history

Author: Ben Mezrich
Publisher: London : William Heinemann, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ocean's Eleven meets A Beautiful Mind ... Sex on The Moon is the amazing true story of the 25-year-old genius who pulled off one of the most unique and significant heists in US history. Thad Roberts lead a pretty good life by his estimation. So how did it come about that this NASA employed genius found himself in one of the most dangerous county prisons in the country, sworn to secrecy by NASA and the FBI, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
History
Named Person: Thad Roberts; Thad Roberts
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Mezrich
ISBN: 9780434020799 0434020796
OCLC Number: 747810584
Description: 308 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ben Mezrich.

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Thad Roberts, a fellow in a NASA programme had an idea - a romantic, albeit crazy, idea. He wanted to give his girlfriend the moon. Literally. Thad convinced his girlfriend and another female  Read more...

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"The story that follows is everything you'd expect from Mezrich. Written almost entirely from Roberts' point of view, it delivers clever people doing clever things, betrayals and ingenious schemes Read more...

 
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