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Neil Armstrong : a life of flight

Author: Jay Barbree
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1. editionView all editions and formats
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To date, everything written about Armstrong's life and flights has been written from the outside looking in; Barbree is the only person whom Armstrong trusted to share close personal details about his inspiring life story. Working from his years of notes, and with the full cooperation of the Armstrong family, Barbree has written the definitive biography of America's most famous astronaut and one of our greatest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biografier
Biography
History
Named Person: Neil Armstrong
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Barbree
ISBN: 9781250040718 125004071X
OCLC Number: 900815422
Description: xix, 362 sider : illustrations

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Timed to coincide with the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch and full of photos, this book includes many personal details such as what Armstrong really felt when he took that first step on the  Read more...

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This is a great book and does much to preserve Neil's legacy.--Jim Lovell, NASA astronaut and commander of Apollo 13 mission You'll find the Neil Armstrong I knew in these pages.--Gene Cernan, NASA Read more...

 
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