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Apollo 12-- On the ocean of storms

Author: David M Harland
Publisher: New York : Springer ; Chichester : Praxis Pub., ©2011.
Series: Springer-Praxis books in space exploration.
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With its two moonwalks, deployment of a geophysical station and geological sampling, Apollo 12 did what many had hoped would be achieved by the first man to land on the Moon. It demonstrated the precision landing capability required for the success of future lunar surface explorations. This is the first time in 40 years that the story of the Apollo 12 mission to the Moon has been told in its entirely, using official  Read more...
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Harland, David.
Apollo 12.
New York : Springer, 2011
(DLC) 2011922753
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David M Harland
ISBN: 9781441976079 1441976078 9781441976062 144197606X
OCLC Number: 710113369
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 522 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents: Illustrations --
Author's Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Acronyms --
Chapter 1: Planning and preparations --
Chapter 2: Moonbound --
Chapter 3: A Visit to the Snowman --
Chapter 4: The Voyage Home --
Glossary --
Index.
Series Title: Springer-Praxis books in space exploration.
Responsibility: David M. Harland.

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In July 1969 the 'amiable strangers' that made up the crew of the historic Apollo 11 flight successfully achieved the first manned lunar landing. The Apollo 12 mission also spectacularly demonstrated  Read more...

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