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Magnificent desolation : the long road home from the moon

Author: Buzz Aldrin; Ken Abraham
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Buzz Aldrin, the second man to step on the moon, describes the Apollo 11 lunar mission in harrowing detail and his life afterwards in which he battled the depression and alcoholism which almost wrecked his life. Redemption came when he overcame these problems and went on to become a tireless advocate for space exploration, not only as a scientific endeavor but as a commercial enterprise.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Buzz Aldrin; Buzz Aldrin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Buzz Aldrin; Ken Abraham
ISBN: 9780307463456 0307463451
OCLC Number: 779029244
Description: pages : illustrations
Responsibility: Buzz Aldrin with Ken Abraham.

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Buzz Aldrin, the second man to step on the moon, describes the Apollo 11 lunar mission in harrowing detail and his life afterwards in which he battled the depression and alcoholism which almost wrecked his life. Redemption came when he overcame these problems and went on to become a tireless advocate for space exploration, not only as a scientific endeavor but as a commercial enterprise.

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