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The Resource A man on the moon : the voyages of the Apollo astronauts, Andrew Chaikin

A man on the moon : the voyages of the Apollo astronauts, Andrew Chaikin

Label
A man on the moon : the voyages of the Apollo astronauts
Title
A man on the moon
Title remainder
the voyages of the Apollo astronauts
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Chaikin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A celebration of the twenty-fifth anniversary of the first moon landing offers a technically accessible history of the Apollo Program from its less-than-auspicious beginnings, through its greatest triumphs, to its untimely end
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1995.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1994.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1994.
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155409
Cataloging source
UTT
Dewey number
629.45 4 0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.8.U6
LC item number
A5244 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the voyages of the Apollo astronauts
Label
A man on the moon : the voyages of the Apollo astronauts, Andrew Chaikin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 601-605) and index
Contents
"Fire in the cockpit!" -- The office -- First around the moon (Apollo 8) -- "Before this decade is out" -- The first lunar landing (Apollo 11) -- Sailors on the ocean of storms (Apollo 12) -- The crown of an astronaut's career (Apollo 13) -- The story of a full-up mission (Apollo 14) -- The scientist -- A fire to be lighted -- To the mountains of the moon (Apollo 15) -- The unexpected moon (Apollo 16) -- The last men on the moon (Apollo 17) -- Epilogue: the audiences of the moon
Control code
5122566
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 670 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670814466
Lccn
93048680
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29548704
  • (OCoLC)29548704
Label
A man on the moon : the voyages of the Apollo astronauts, Andrew Chaikin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 601-605) and index
Contents
"Fire in the cockpit!" -- The office -- First around the moon (Apollo 8) -- "Before this decade is out" -- The first lunar landing (Apollo 11) -- Sailors on the ocean of storms (Apollo 12) -- The crown of an astronaut's career (Apollo 13) -- The story of a full-up mission (Apollo 14) -- The scientist -- A fire to be lighted -- To the mountains of the moon (Apollo 15) -- The unexpected moon (Apollo 16) -- The last men on the moon (Apollo 17) -- Epilogue: the audiences of the moon
Control code
5122566
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 670 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670814466
Lccn
93048680
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29548704
  • (OCoLC)29548704

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