Failure Is Not an Option: Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond

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Gene Kranz was present at the creation of America's manned space program and was a key player in it for three decades. As a flight director in NASA's Mission Control, Kranz witnessed firsthand the making of history. He participated in the space program from the early days of the Mercury program to the last Apollo mission, and beyond. He endured the disastrous first years when rockets blew up and the United States seemed to fall further behind the Soviet Union in the space race. He helped to launch Alan Shepard and John ...

Failure Is Not an Option: Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond 2000, Simon & Schuster, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780743200790

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