The story of America's Apollo space projects of the 1960s, told from the perspective of the scientists, engineers and people at Mission Control who made the moon landing possible. This history of science is related in human terms, and aims to capture the drama of a critical era in world history. It begins with the group of engineers commissioned to build a space programme from scratch, and the experiments at Cape Canaveral which turned theory into practice. There are portraits of Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson and many of the ...

Apollo: The Race to the Moon 1990, Touchstone Books

ISBN-13: 9780671706258

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Apollo: the Race to the Moon 1989, Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd, Lodnon

ISBN-13: 9780436302244